Kicked, Bitten, and Scratched: Life and Lessons at the World's Premier School for Exotic Animal Trainers

Kicked, Bitten, and Scratched: Life and Lessons at the World's Premier School for Exotic Animal Trainers

Amy Sutherland


A infrequent and completely spell binding glance contained in the Harvard of untamed animal wranglers

As is apparent to a person who has learn her such a lot e-mailed New York Times article of 2006, ?What Shamu Taught Me a few chuffed Marriage,? Amy Sutherland is aware a specific thing or approximately animals. In Kicked, Bitten, and Scratched, she takes readers at the back of the gates of Moorpark neighborhood collage, the place scholars are taught such abilities as easy methods to educate a hyena to pirouette and coax a tiger to open large for a vet examination. As she follows the college, scholar physique, and 4- footed instructing aides at Moorpark?s unique Animal education and administration application, Sutherland produces a real stroll at the wild aspect, full of ask yourself, comedy, occasional heartache, and transcendent attractiveness.

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