About Me

About Me

Grayson KentMy name is Grayson Kent and ever since I was a little boy, animals have been my greatest passion. Whether extinct, extant, or even mythological, I was fascinated by them all.

At the age of four I received my first pets, a pair of fire-bellied toads named Joe and Tony, and it wasn’t long before I was keeping snakes, tarantulas, and lizards.

I have also been on a paleontological dig and worked with sign language-using chimpanzees.

After receiving my degree in paleobiology from UC Santa Barbara in 2010, I went to work as the animal curator of a children’s museum. It was while employed at the museum that I discovered another great passion, educating children, and I began developing outreach programs to share my love of zoology and paleontology.

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