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No Regular Day At The Office

No Regular Day At The Office

Hello, my name is Peter Freeman but when I’m at work most people call me “the animal guy.” That’s because my job involves getting animals out of harm’s way. For more than 30 years, I’ve been rescuing and handling animals in Canada’s largest city. Along the way, I’ve...

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Cool Tool

Cool Tool

In my nearly three decades of work in animal search and rescue, I’ve found there’s one tool that is often overlooked by many in the field. This handy tool is a telescoping inspection mirror. These mirrors are just large enough to see into holes, in walls, and behind...

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A Helping Hand in Your Time of Need

A Helping Hand in Your Time of Need

The saying “to lend a hand” takes on a whole new meaning in the animal rescue field. I’ll be the first to admit these graspers look a bit odd, but its uses are numerous. The most important of which I’ve found is these graspers help minimize the chance of being bitten...

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Fishing Net Tales

As a developer of professional animal handling equipment, a question I am often asked is “Why not just use a fishing net to catch animals?”  Well, I’m the first to admit fishing nets are useful in animal rescue, but only in a handful of cases. I’ll reach for an...

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