Pet Friendly

A Man’s Best Fin

How Kayvon Ashrafzadeh’s carnival prize turned into a lifelong passion.

A Labor of Love

Eddie Dzuik shares his experience as a judge in one of the oldest sporting events in history.

Pudgie and Polly

Savannah Davis spills the beans on her adventures owning pet pigs.

Walking in the Dark

Thanks to his guide dog, Kevin Henderson can go anywhere.

Championship Rider

Nora Wade’s love for English riding pushes her to great heights.

Hoot and Holler

A nesting pair of barred owls starts their family in the trees above Marty Glaude’s driveway.


Providing Mid-Missouri with the Best Fleece

Columbia’s only alpaca farm provides Columbia with the very best fleece.

First Class Friends

How pampering Herbie helps John Ruppert and Ryan Gavin
grow together.

Sniffing Their Way to a Win

Columbia Canine Sports Center offers scent-based competitions.

Unleashed: Gentle Giants

At Warm Springs Ranch, guests experience the Budweiser Clydesdales up close. In 1933, to celebrate…

Unleashed: Ava Grace and Paisley Mae

How I fell in love with a cow and her calf at MU’s dairy farm.…

Unleashed: The Language of Friendship

Lydia Olmsted and her horse, Ghazi, share an energetic connection. When Lydia Olmsted talks about…