1989, Critters and Company has presented to over 750,000 people in schools, businesses, communities and churches. Using
live animals personified and storytelling, Critters & Company
advocates that each individual has potential for building a better
world. Participants will view and hear concepts related to the
animals that applies to their life experiences. In workshop
presentations they will participate in complimentary skill developing
Each workshop section uses the critter to touch the thoughts
and motivate participant's passion for success. Statistics have shown
that the use of a live object, adjacent to quality instruction,
increases memory retention. Participants retain and recall appropriate
application longer when stimulated by visual and emotion mediums
(Kobayahi 1985; Hart & O'Shanick, 1993; Olson, Logan and Lindsay,
1988; and Mayer and Anderson, 1992)
Activities stimulate participant's goal development that leads to
Retention - Critters & Company's use of live animals,
stimulate the memory to retain information longer.
- This unique medium of using live animals and story
telling improves the foundational recall of presentation concepts.
Reduction - The use of live animals and story telling is
an effective tool that gains and maintains the attention of the
Talk - "Learning from Animals"
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Review
"Tilly" Our Wallaby
we do | Who we are | Where
"Thank you for
your wonderful presentation at our school. I enjoyed the animals very
much. It was the best program I have ever seen (and I'm not saying
this just to be nice)."
Emily, 5th grade
with a Purpose
to helping people understand each other.
Critters and people are respected with courtesy.
and Choices Relationships take
time to develop ...
Harassment in Disguise To annoy or pester, to make
fun of continually ...
- Diversity: The Spice of Variety
Critters & Company's program captivates your attention...
Building Minimize the hindrances to Quality team work
and promote efficiency...
- Challenges; Keep them Simple
Recognize foundation motivation before it becomes explosive...