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The mission of the All Creatures Podcast is to educate listeners on the diverse animals that share our planet. We are in the midst of the Earth’s Six Mass Extinction and many animals need our help if they are to survive. Listen to hosts Chris and Angie share their knowledge on a diverse cadre of species including mammals, birds, fish, insects and many others. Learn about how these animals live, where they are from, what they eat, and what issues they are facing in trying to survive. Share your knowledge with others. Together we can make a difference.

The mission of the All Creatures Podcast is to educate listeners on the diverse animals that share our planet. We are in the midst of the Earth’s Six Mass Extinction and many animals need our help if they are to survive. Listen to hosts Chris and Angie share their knowledge on a diverse cadre of species including mammals, birds, fish, insects and many others. Learn about how these animals live, where they are from, what they eat, and what issues they are facing in trying to survive. Share your knowledge with others. Together we can make a difference.
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The mission of the All Creatures Podcast is to educate listeners on the diverse animals that share our planet. We are in the midst of the Earth’s Six Mass Extinction and many animals need our help if they are to survive. Listen to hosts Chris and Angie share their knowledge on a diverse cadre of species including mammals, birds, fish, insects and many others. Learn about how these animals live, where they are from, what they eat, and what issues they are facing in trying to survive. Share your knowledge with others. Together we can make a difference.

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English

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352-512-8074


Episodes

Episode 85: Tigers, Vanishing from Existence Part II

4/23/2019
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It is time to take action for not only Tigers, but for all the species we share our planet with. Tigers continue to struggle to survive in minuscule ranges across Asia. In this episode we go into more detail on Tiger physiology, behavior, reproduction and their conservation status. Show notes HERE You can support our podcast HERE

Duration:01:02:03

Episode 84: WWF Tiger Specialist Dr. Sunarto

4/18/2019
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Sunarto has gained field experiences studying and conserving wildlife, including Sumatran tigers, Sumatran elephants, rhinos, orangutans, bears and birds, in various places in Indonesia and abroad. Sunarto and his team published his research findings in various outlets including scientific journals, conservation strategies and guidelines, as well as various popular materials to reach out general public. His works have been featured in various media including National Geographic and...

Duration:00:55:01

Episode 83: Tigers, Vanishing from Existence Part I

4/16/2019
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One of the most iconic species on the planet, the Tiger, continues to suffer. With less than 4000 animals left in the wild, action is needed if these majestic large cats are to survive. This week we discuss Tiger’s current status, all of the subspecies, Tiger history and more. Show notes HERE You can support our podcast HERE

Duration:01:16:09

Episode 82: Mammoths of the Sea, the Elephant Seal

4/9/2019
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Elephant Seals are the largest seal, or pinniped, on Earth. Once almost hunted to extinction, Elephant Seals populations have grown over the last century, but are still at risk due to the increased pollution and exploitation of the world’s oceans. They are called “Elephants” not due to their size, but rather due to their large noses which often resemble a trunk of a true elephant. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:10:05

Episode 81: Saiga Struggling to Survive

4/2/2019
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The critically-endangered Saiga antelope has been on the brink of extinction many times. Today, this relic from the Ice Age is still in danger of being lost forever. Their story is a warning to us about all the other species suffering from similar fates. Show notes HERE

Duration:00:57:19

Episode 80: Zoos Matter, Aquariums Matter, Animal Education Matters w/ Corbin Maxey

3/26/2019
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This is a special episode with invited guest Corbin Maxey from Animals to the Max.In this episode we discuss the current role zoos, aquariums, and even in Corbin's field of animals used for education in the entertainment industry, and why they are so critical to promoting animal conservation. We take a in depth look at exactly what accredited zoos and aquariums are doing for the animals in the wild. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:18:16

Episode 79: Cassowary, Called a Living Dinosaur

3/19/2019
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One of the largest birds on Earth, the Cassowary is a flagship species for the rain forests in which they live. Impressive animals that serve a critical ecological role to both Australia and Papua New Guinea. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:06:55

Episode 78: How Romeo Found His Juliet with Dr. Robin Moore from Global Wildlife Conservation

3/14/2019
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Romeo, the Sehuencas water frog , was though to be the last of his species. Yet, scientists like Dr. Robin Moore teamed up to give this species hope. Global Wildlife Conservation led an effort to travel to the cloud forests of Bolivia to find other Sehuencas water frogs and lo and behold, they found Romeo his Juliet. Shoe notes are HERE

Duration:00:59:08

Episode 77: A Giant that's an Anteater

3/5/2019
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A species many forget, the Giant Anteater when seen captures many hearts. Sadly, the Giant Anteater population is in serious decline and may be heading towards extinction. Their story highlights the plight of many animals in South America. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:07:18

Episode 76: It Regenerates, It's the Axolotl

2/26/2019
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One of nature’s most amazing creatures, the Axolotl, has the ability to regenerate lost limbs and other body tissues. Sadly, these amphibians are almost extinct in the wild, and scientists are racing to discover its secrets, secrets that could benefit humans and other species. Show notes HERE

Duration:00:58:53

Episode 75: The Magnificent Mountain Gorilla Part II

2/19/2019
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We return with more on Gorillas and their conservation. You can read more HERE from our first episode. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:11:44

Episode 74: Gorilla Conservation with Ron Evans Cincinnati Zoo

2/14/2019
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Ron Evans has worked at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden since 1984 as a keeper, supervisor and is currently the Curator of Primates. We spend a captivating hour learning about his work here in the United States and in the wilds of Africa, fighting to preserve these great apes. Show notes HERE

Duration:00:59:48

Episode 73: The Magnificent Mountain Gorilla, Part I

2/12/2019
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When you look at the face of a Mountain Gorilla, you are looking back at our own reflection. Gorilla DNA matches 98.4% of humans, and only the Chimpanzee is a tad closer (we share 98.8% DNA). One of our closest relatives, Mountain Gorillas were almost on the brink of extinction, but are now slowly recovering with a focused conservation plan and with the help of ecotourism. We are dividing this episode into two parts so we can dive deeper into the data of the Mountain Gorilla.

Duration:00:50:12

Episode 72: Pika Who? Ili Pika, that's Who!

2/5/2019
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Without doubt, the Pika (pie – ka) is one of the most charismatic mammals on Earth. The Ile (ee-lee) Pika from China is endangered and has just been recently been spotted after an absence of nearly 20 years. Listen to learn more about why this species is so special and also critical to science. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:06:25

Episode 71: World Wildlife Fund Elephant Specialist Nilanga Jayasinghe

1/29/2019
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Nilanga Jayasinghe is a senior program officer for Wildlife Conservation at WWF and focuses on Asian species, particularly elephants, rhinos, tigers and snow leopards. She has more than 15 years of extensive experience in international species conservation and has worked on conservation issues across the board in Asia, Africa and North America. We are extremely fortunate to spend an hour with her talking about her work in conservation. Show notes HERE

Duration:00:45:34

Episode 70: Saltys From Down Under, AKA Saltwater Crocodiles

1/22/2019
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The Saltwater Crocodile is another iconic species to Australia. This largest reptile in the world has earned a fearsome reputation, but when left alone, they serve a critical role as a top predator in their areas of the world. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:10:30

Episode 69: Zoo Talk with Bethany Bingham, President of AAZK

1/17/2019
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Bethany Bingham is currently the President of the Board of Directors for the American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK). She discussed with us about her work in animal conservation and how the AAZk helps and educate zoo keepers from all over the world. Show notes HERE

Duration:00:52:38

Episode 68: Immortal, is forever, Jellyfish

1/15/2019
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Jellyfish are some of the most ancient animals on Earth. One of the most peculiar is the Immortal Jellyfish. This jellyfish theoretically can live forever due to their incredible physiology and adaptations. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:04:26

Episode 67: Hmm, Hummingbirds

1/8/2019
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A charismatic bird, Hummingbirds are unique animals native to the Americas. These fast fliers have incredible physiological adaptations that give them the ability to conduct their aerial acrobatics. Sadly, over 10% of all Hummingbird species are threatened with extinction. Show notes HERE

Duration:01:07:23

Episode 66: Sea Turtle Conservation w/Breanna Ondich

1/3/2019
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Ms. Breanna (Bre) Ondich works as a Research Specialist for the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island, Georgia in the United States. We had a wonderful discussion on her work and research in conserving sea turtles from around the world. Show notes are HERE

Duration:00:48:58