Meet Jane Goodall. Maybe you will choose a career like her in working with animals.
You don't have to travel to the zoo to see animals in action. Many zoos are setting up web cams to track their furry creatures. If you would like to see these animals, get your parent's permission and click on these links.
* San Diego Zoo Panda Cam
* Atlanta Zoo Panda Cam
* EarthCam Giraffe Cam
* Decorah Eagle Cam
How do zoo keepers use math?
Would you like to work at an Aquarium? Jay Bradley and CJ Weaver share their experiences. What would be your favorite animal to work with?
Do you love animals? You might like to be a zoo keeper. Kristen Clark and Juan Rodriguez tell you about their jobs.
Researchers are learning more about communication by studying Macaques. The Macaques enjoy playing with the touch screen and games. The scientists collect the information to learn more about communication among primates. Researchers have also discovered that computer time leaves Macaques more relaxed and friendly.
Source: DOGO News for Kids
Did you know that pets have lived in the White House? About 68% of our presidents had dogs while 20% had cats. 30% of presidents had horses or birds.
However, there have been some other pets to roam the White House lawn. President Theodore Roosevelt brought lions, zebras and bears. The King of Siam gave President James Buchanan a herd of elephants.Woodrow Wilson kept a herd of sheep on the lawn.
To find out which president had a guinea pig, badger, and snake, please visit: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/stories/animalsnature/uspresidentialpets/
Do your kids love animals? There are some people who love to travel to meet animals around the world.
On the left is Jeff Corwin. He is an animal and nature conservationist. He earned a Bachelor Degree in Biology and Anthropology. He earned a Master of Science Degree in wildlife and fisheries conservation.
You may recognize him as a TV host of the Animal Planet series, The Jeff Corwin Experience and Corwin's Quest. He hosted an ABC series, Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin.
If you want to view Animal Planet videos of Jeff Corwin, please go to: http://animal.discovery.com/tv-shows/animal-planet-presents/videos/jeff-corwin.htm
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