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CTC Animal Rides Talks Wildebeests

Greetings friends and welcome to the world of the wildebeest. This native of Africa can be found in the southern half of Africa and is also referred to as a gnu. The wildebeest is one of the largest antelopes, from head to tail it can be 8 feet and weigh up to 600...

Porcupine Facts With CTC Animal Rides

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. CTC Animal Rides has an extensive amount of experience with multiple species of animals. One such animal is the porcupine. So in the spirit of us discussing all manners of critters, today I figured we could kick...

CTC Animal Rides Talks Red Breasted Goose

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. CTC Animal Rides has a plethora of experience with multiple species of animals. On such animal is the Red Breasted Goose. The red breasted goose is a native of North Eastern Europe. Siberian is literally its...

The Path We Walk

Greetings dear friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. Seeing all of the great pictures come in from Houston just reminds me that we walk many different paths in life. Sometimes our paths cross but once. Other times we have a destiny to continue to see each...

CTC Animal Rides Talks Eurasian Owl

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. We’re still rocking strong at the Houston Livestock and Rodeo Expo in the Lone Star State. In addition to our petting zoos and camel rides we also bring out an entire host of animals and give talks on them. One...

CTC Animal Rides Footprint

Abracadabra, open sesame, Hassan chop and all of that! This reminds me of the scene in the Bugs Bunny Cartoon when he and Daffy find the genie in the lamp. No ladies and gentlemen this is not a mirage. This is CTC Animal Rides down at the Houston Livestock and Rodeo...

CTC Animal Rides Knows Animals

So an anteater a sloth and a tortoise walk into a bar together…. Where is this bar you might ask? Why it’s at the Houston Livestock and Rodeo Expo in the great state of Texas. Now what you can’t see in said animal filled photo is the person who brought these critters...

Red Footed Tortoises With CTC Animal Rides

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. We are locked and loaded ready to begin the Houston Livestock and Rodeo Expo. In the coming weeks we will be showing you images and videos from that. It truly is a site to see. In the meantime let’s talk about...

CTC Animal Rides Talks Opossum

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. CTC Animal Rides has a wide breadth of animals that we have worked with. This leads us to have a bit of information on just about any critter we encounter. This week we will point a little bit of that attention...

CTC Animal Rides Talks Owl Monkeys

Greetings my friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. CTC Animal Rides has a world of experience with multiple species of animals. One animal that’s always a favorite for discussion is the owl monkey. The owl monkey or night monkey as it’s also called hails from...

Who Does and Doesn’t Hibernate

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. The polar vortex is now behind us and just in case you are reading and don’t know what that means here is an equation “Polar Vortex+You=Human Popsicle.” In other words it was supremely cold, honestly colder than...

Houston Livestock and Rodeo Show Welcomes CTC

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post! The time of the year is coming around again when we saddle up and head down to Houston for a month or so. The Houston Livestock and Rodeo Show kick off at the end of February and we should have some exciting pics...

Ring-tailed Lemur Fun Facts

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. This week I figured I would show you another little critter that we have available from time to time, the ring-tailed lemur. Lemurs hail from the Island of Madagascar. That’s in the Indian Ocean off of the coast...

CTC Animal Rides Pygmy Goat Facts

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post! This week we are talking about the Pygmy Goat which is a native of West Africa. It was developed from the West African Dwarf Goat which is mostly found in the Cameroon Valley. They were taken to Europe during the...

Petting Zoos A Plenty

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. This is a perfect time of year, the air is brisk and the holidays are upon us. This is also the perfect time of year for planning parties and festivals for 2019. County and State Fairs all over the country are...

Christmas Wise Men Transport

Merry Christmas to you all. As you can see by this picture camels are a large part of the Christmas season. The story of Jesus in the Bible says that there were three wise men who followed the east star to the manger where Jesus was born. The wise men of course...

Speaking of Sheep

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. We have a vast array of animals available. Bringing petting areas and rides to your establishment or festival is one great way to add an exotic accent to your experience. One animal we have available is the...

Let’s Talk About The Ball Python

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. Our latest blogs have focused on the kinds animals that you can request at your events and petting zoos. Most people probably wouldn’t think to ask about today’s animal, still it’s available for your event or...