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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...

Anteater Fun Facts With CTC Animal Rides

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post about our pal the anteater. Yep, that’s right I said anteater. I know, we offer camel rides, petting zoos and anteaters? You betcha! Anteaters to zebras we have you covered from A to Z. All you have to do is give...

Blackbuck Antelope Are Available AT CTC

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. If you have been following along our last few blogs have been about how diverse our petting zoos actually can be. We’ve talked sloths and hedgehogs, tortoises and roos. We also have blackbucks available. The...

Send In The Sloth

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog. Today I decided to slow things down just a pinch. Yep, you guessed it, we’re going to move at the speed of the sloth. Most people wouldn’t know it but due to all of the success of films like “Ice Age” and now...

You Can Kick It With A Kangaroo

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s post! Week to week we have been talking about just how many animals we can offer in our petting zoo and education experience. You see when you’re rearing the fourth generation of professional animal handlers you tend to...

Enter The Tortoise

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog. Today we are talking about yet another animal that most people wouldn’t consider but is almost always available by request. That’s the African Spur-thigh Tortoise. Let’s kick a few facts about the shell backs shall...

CTC Knows How A Hedgehog Rolls

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. Today I would like to continue with our theme of what’s new and different in our animal offerings, like our little hedgehog friend here. Yep you guessed it, it’s time to lace your chucks up and go collect some...

CTC Animal Rides Pig Races

Some people just have the show in their blood. I know I have said this about Matt Schoebel our owner before but today I have evidence. I was able to film Matt while he called one of his signature Swine Time Pig Races this summer. Of course it was packed full of pig...

CTC Animal Rides Tortoises

Do not attempt to adjust your internet you are looking at an African spur-thigh tortoise. Now I am sure that you’re asking yourself what does the Camel Towing Company have to do with a tortoise. I’m so glad that you asked. There are a lot of possibilities available to...

When The Camels Go South For The Winter

Greetings friends and welcome to this week’s blog post. Now I know that many of you might look at the title of the blog and wonder what the heck do I mean about the camels going south for the winter? Well in order to discuss that we have to talk about old man winter....