Those of us in the profession know how dangerous the dream of being a zookeeper can really be. We are in daily contact with animals that can kill us – big cats, bears, elephants, killer whales, venomous snakes – and we wouldn’t have it any other way. It is what we do. These animals depend on us for their survival and we accept the inherent risk that goes with daily contact. Check out my BLOG post at: J D Porter Books and tell me if you agree.