How do you get 18 tigers, 20 horses, 16 poodles and a half-dozen Asian elephants to downtown Kansas City, Mo.?
By circus train, of course.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Assistant Animal Superintendent Ryan Henning says the logistics of bringing so many animals to town are almost as interesting as the show itself.
Henning answered a few of our questions while showing us around the temporary horse enclosures at the Sprint Center.
How do you get that many animals to town?
Well, I blew it today on the job.