Animals

A wild (cat) birthday party!

Today at Mirage’s Secret Garden I had the awesome opportunity to attend the wildest birthday party ever:  It was for the tiger cubs’ first birthday bash! Sister tigers Star, Celestial, Chakra and Cosmo, along with brother Svengali, were born April 29, 2008 at an average of two pounds each. Today, the…

Lance Burton’s birds are lucky ducks

In his show at the Monte Carlo hotel in Las Vegas, master magician Lance Burton performs several illusions with doves, parakeets, pigeons, ducks, geese and a chicken. Burton (who recently broke his foot and will return to the stage after June 1) may have hatched this show idea based on personal…