The amazing story of Trouper the Blind Raccoon in his fight for survival and lessons learned along the way make a great story for children and adults alike! You will be taken on the journey of a lifetime of a raccoon with a mission to tell the world to be kind, to be respectful and to love. This is a story you will want your children and grandchildren to learn. Great book for teachers and wildlife educators, too! Signed copies with Trouper’s handprint are limited. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery.
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Trouper the Blind Raccoon is the official Wildlife Ambassador of the Wildlife Education Project. Trouper is a federally licensed wildlife ambassador who makes educational appearances throughout the state of Florida and is the subject of educational materials to remind us to Respect All Living Things.Learn More
Trouper’s national television debut on Nat Geo WILD’s “Unlikely Animal Friends”
Trouper, along with his caregiver Dorothy “Dot” Lee, will appear in an episode of “Unlikely Animal Friends” on Saturday, May 21 at 8/7c PM on Nat Geo WILD, where their unusual relationship will be highlighted.
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