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3 Fascinating Wildlife Conservation Stories

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What is wildlife conservation? In its basic definition, it is when we protect an animal species and their habitat. We must ensure that species are not only around for future generations but continue to grow...

The 411 on the Addax Antelope

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Wikipedia have you bored? We’ll help you learn more about the addax antelope without spending hours on Google. The addax is also called the white antelope or “screw horn” antelope because of its white coloring...

God Bless Texas and the Three Amigos

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Texas has more exotic wildlife than any place in the world. That doesn’t sound right, though, does it? Surely, they are all in Africa and in zoos around the country. Nope. Texas has over...

Senator Cruz Introduces Legislation to Remove Red Tape for Texas Ranchers

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Senator Cruz, the Exotic Wildlife Association appreciates your legislation amending the Endangered Species Act. As ranchers, we need your bill remedy to get the government off our land. What people don’t realize is that...

Tips on Frying Backstrap For First-Timers

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Tips on Frying BackStrap For First-Timers Whether you have a White-tail, Nilgai or Axis, a good ol’ backstrap can always make for a great Saturday evening meal. We definitely do our ground meat and sausage...

How to Field Judge an Aoudad

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Field judging an Aoudad is not as easy as sizing-up a Blackbuck or Axis. Although, there are lots of theories on how to best field judge these exotics like counting curls, using ears to...

Native Species vs. Non-Native: The Who’s Who in Texas Hoofstock

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When talking about animal conservation, you often hear people refer to native vs. non-native species. In other words, a non-native species is an exotic animal not indigenous to a region. One of our Association’s missions...

Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Update

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Livestock haulers will be exempted from the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate through the 2018 federal fiscal year, thanks to language included in the $1.3 trillion omnibus funding measure released March 21 from the...

Electronic Logging Devices – Hours of Service & How This Affects You

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Electronic Logging Devices & Hours of Service This new law has severe ramifications for those who merely transport their own livestock for auction or have been purchased and simply being delivered to the new owner. The...

The Dama Gazelles – Last Members of a Critically Endangered Species

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Dama Gazelles, the largest of the gazelles, were once a common sight in Northern Africa. Today, these animals are critically endangered as their populations have dropped precipitously due to the effects of expanding agrarian...