Texas Fish & Game

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October 29, 2014

Creature Feature: Tarantula!

On this week’s episode of The Creature Feature we profile a chaco golden knee tarantula. Enjoy! Source:: Kingdom Zoo
October 21, 2014

Lynx in Texas? Pt. 2

(This is the final installment of a two-part series written by my cat research partner Terri Werner and I. Chester Moore, Jr. The first difference between a Canada lynx and a bobcat is size. Bobcats can […]
October 20, 2014

Lynx in Texas? Pt. 1

(In 2012, my friend Terri Werner and I published an article in Texas Fish & Game that had the most reader feedback of any story in the magazine in at least five years. The next two […]
October 15, 2014

Creature Feature: Short-tailed Opossum

On this week’s episode of The Creature Feature we profile a super cool short-tailed opossum. Enjoy! Source:: Kingdom Zoo
October 13, 2014

Filming begins…

We’re starting to shoot season 3 of God’s Outdoors with Chester Moore this week. If you have exotic animals, ranch land or access to unique, beautiful areas in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas or Oklahoma and would let […]
October 10, 2014

Wild Wishes

In 1982, I got to accompany my grandmother Ruby Pickard on a very important mission. She granted a little boy with leukemia his “wish” which was to have an American flag hanging outside his home. She […]
October 6, 2014

What is out there?

What is out there? That question has dominated my interest in wildlife since I was a little boy growing up on the edge of the pineywoods and coastal marshes in West Orange, TX. I can not […]
July 26, 2014

Outdoor Kids and Social Media Pt. 2

A crucial element of keeping kids involved in the outdoors is mentorship. Take a kid fishing days, field trips and other events are wonderful but the fact is unless family is involved or there is a […]
July 25, 2014

Outdoor Kids and Social Media Pt. 1

Many involved with children and youth outreach slam social media as a negative force. The fact is, social media is here to stay and we at the Kingdom Zoo: Education Center have found some very positive […]
July 25, 2014

Outdoor Kids and Social Media Pt. 1

Many involved with children and youth outreach slam social media as a negative force. The fact is, social media is here to stay and we at the Kingdom Zoo: Education Center have found some very positive […]