John McDonald retired from IBM and Arrow Electronics. He has had a lifelong interest in the big cats. While in college he worked in primate research; after that he spent some time with Dave Hoover, the lion and tiger trainer for the Clyde Beatty and Cole Bros. Circus. He corresponded with George Adamson of “Born Free” fame and was offered the opportunity to conduct field research on Adamson’s lions in Kenya. John recently has returned from Africa after spending time working as a volunteer with wild cheetahs at the Cheetah Conservation Fund’s research facility in Namibia.
Spring 2018 - American Predators: Wolves, Coy Wolves, Cougars and Jaguars [S-18-4]
Fall 2016 - Great Apes: Part II [F-16-28]
Fall 2015 - The Great Apes [F-15-25]
Fall 2014 - Leopards and Jaguars; Elephants and Rhinos [F-14-35]
Fall 2013 - The Big Cats: Lions, Tigers, Cheetahs [F-13-10]
Fall 2012 - The Big Cats: Leopards and Jaguars [F-12-7]
Fall 2011 - The Big Cats [F-11-11]