He works with exotic animals. He’s been doing this for about 31 years — since about 1980. His biggest show was when he had 6,000 people came to see him. Whoa, 6,000 people all for him? Or was it the animals?He said he wants to kep doing what he loves “until I die or get seriously injured.” He remembers his worst injury very well. “I can never forget that day, Jan. 27,1987. A rattlesnake bit my finger. It was my stupidity,” he admits.
Rosenthal’s job has led him to so many great opportunities, like meeting new people, going to new places and experiencing new animals. It has also affected his wife, their two daughters and son. Rosenthal says he and his family are going to be starring in there own TV show pretty soon. Wow! Who new he would become so famous that he’d have his own TV show?His favorite animal has to be the orangutan, he said. His favorite animal to work with has to be the tarantula. Why” He said, “it’s the one that scares people!” That’s very true, when I saw that crawling little thing in his hands I didn’t no where to run!
Mark keep his animals in a 10-acre sanctuary. He has help, but without him there is no show.
Who could of known you would become famous from animals? Not me, for sure.