Events: Global Pet Expo 2024

“Global Pet Expo takes place March 20-22, 2024 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), the expo is the pet industry’s premier event...

Travel: The Aquarium at Moody Gardens, Galveston TX

Recently I made a day trip to the Aquarium at Moody Gardens in Galveston, Texas.  February is the slow season in the area, which meant that the visit was very pleasant with no crowds at all.  This aquarium is one of the largest in the Southwest with over 1.5 million...

Travel: Virginia Living Museum

This summer had been filled with trips for my family. After 2 years in the COVID isolated environment we needed to get out for sanity’s sake. One of these trips had us travel down to Williamsburg, Virginia for Colonial Williamsburg and Busch...

Travel: Waikiki Aquarium

As an avid hobbyist I will always add an aquarium to the destination list of places I visit. I fortunately had a family trip to Hawaii a few years ago.  Hawaii has two aquariums, one of which is the Waikiki Aquarium.…

Rad Reefs on the Big Island of Hawaii

Aloha Mai Kakou, Exploring coastlines and finding underwater creatures has been a passion of mine since childhood.  Growing up in coastal Florida, I kept what I caught locally in home aquariums before landing my high school job at a burgeoning exotic pet store and...