Author Archives: Brian Alan Burhoe

About Brian Alan Burhoe

A Graduate of the Holland College Culinary Course, Brian Alan Burhoe has cooked in Atlantic Coast restaurants and institutional kitchens for over 30 years. He is a member of the Canadian Culinary Federation. Brian's articles reflect his interests in food service, Canadian history, imaginative literature, wildlife writing, animal rights, wilderness preservation and our best friends -- our dogs. See his CIVILIZED BEARS!

Tom West – The Man Who Wrote His Western Stories In Gunsmoke

  A TOM WEST BIBLIOGRAPHY     Tom West – The Man Who Wrote His Western Stories In Gunsmoke   Early in his novel RATTLESNAKE RANGE, Tom West introduces us to his protagonist: Home was to Brick Riley any spot … Continue reading

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Goodbye Rhinos – Last Three Northern White Rhinos Statue

  “The Last Three Northern White Rhinos to Occupy New York City”   Wildlife Artists Gillie and Mark with Sudan, the last male Northern White Rhyno, 2017  Watching Sudan, Najin and Fatu, the last three living Northern White Rhinos in … Continue reading

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October Is Adopt A Dog Month – Rescue Puppies or Older Dogs

  Be a Hero to Dogs Young and Old at Your Local Shelter — Adopt a Rescue Dog     “During Adopt A Dog Month, don’t forget to consider older animals who often face the highest risk in animal shelters!” … Continue reading

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Carl Kidwell – Artist and Writer – His Illustrations and Stories

  Carl Kidwell – Artist & Writer – His Life, Illustrations and Stories     I first came across Carl Kidwell as the illustrator of William Byron Mowery’s SAGAS OF THE MOUNTED POLICE.  I’d never heard of Carl, but I liked … Continue reading

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Fur Trade Animal Trapping Report Exposes Best and Worst States

  Every Animal Matters!  No More Fur Coats!  New Fur Trade “Best & Worst” Report from Born Free USA…     As much as I’ve prowled the forevergreen forest, I’ve only seen a wild Lynx up close once. We surprised each … Continue reading

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Abigail Pit Bull Pup Who Lost Ear In Dog Fight Wins Hero Dog Award

  “Have you heard of Bonnets for Abigail?  Meet Abigail, the puppy who was gifted amazing headwear from fans around the world after her ear was ripped off by attacking dogs.”   “Bonnets for Abigail — Courageous canine who was … Continue reading

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Teddy Bears, Grizzly Bears & The National Wildlife Refuge System

  Of Teddy Bears, Grizzly Bears & The National Wildlife Refuge System – A Celebration – Or a Rant?     It’s been 114 years since President Teddy Roosevelt created the National Wildlife Refuge System, the heroic beginning of the idea … Continue reading

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Hurricane Harvey Rescue Cat – Saving Lost Cats

  “There are many cats and other animals who haven’t eaten for days and may be lost from their homes. We are eager to help the courageous people who are finding and saving these animals.”   Hurricane Harvey Rescue Cat  … Continue reading

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Illegal Wildlife Trade From Monkeys to Endangered Rhinos

  Illegal Wildlife Trade From Monkeys to Endangered Rhinos – Why Compassion Must Win Over Cruelty     Today’s trade in living wild animals and the parts of slaughtered wildlife has got to be a dark example of Humankind at … Continue reading

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Endangered African Elephants – TV Saving At-Risk Wild Species

  HITN-TV & Wildlife Conservation Network Join Forces To Protect Endangered Species — Including At-Risk African Elephants     Along with lions, tigers and rhinos, elephants have become high-profile examples of the hundreds of endangered species facing extinction due to … Continue reading

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