Kenny Coogan

Title: Education Director and Writer

Location: Florida

Expertise: Gardening, Homesteading, Chicken

Kenny Coogan, CPBT-KA, has a Bachelor of Science in animal behavior and is a certified bird trainer. He is a pet and garden columnist. Kenny is passionate about Florida's wildlife and plants.


  • Kenny Coogan is an active member of the International Carnivorous Plant Society.
  • Kenny Coogan is serving as the Education Director.
  • Kenny Coogan currently runs a successful carnivorous plant nursery in Tampa, Florida.


He was awarded the Best Beginning Science Teacher for the state of Florida.


His professional experience with carnivorous plants started fifteen years ago when he co-founded the Western New York Carnivorous Plant Club. Since then, he has moved to Florida to teach middle school science and agriculture. He has published over 400 articles on pets, livestock, and gardening for publications including Countryside, Hobby Farms, Chickens, Backyard Poultry, and Florida Gardening magazines.

Other Work:

  • Kenny is the author of the children’s book A Tenrec Named Trey (2013).


Kenny Coogan has a master’s degree in Global Sustainability

Recent Articles:

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