Stephanie Arne

The Tiny House Tour

Dec 2, 2019
Stephanie Arne

In The Moment ... December 2, 2019 Show 710 Hour 1

Stephanie Arne is a speaker, explorer and wildlife presenter. Arne is the founder of the Creative Animal Foundation. She joins us today with a recap of the Tiny House Tour and its efforts to raise awareness about habitat preservation.  Recently the tiny house was surrounded by flames in the midst of a wildfire. Stephanie reminds us that fires can't burn memories and she joins us today by phone from California.

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... November 5, 2019 Show 694 Hour 1

What is trophic cascade? It's an ecological process which starts at the top of the food chain and tumbles down to the bottom. Stephanie Arne joins In The Moment to expand on the topic. Arne is the founder of the Creative Animal Foundation.

Stephanie Arne

In The Moment ... October 1, 2019 Show 670 Hour 1

Duck season is upon us in South Dakota. Stephanie Arne discusses conservation projects and what individuals can do to restore habitats for all forms of wildlife in the state.

Arne, founder of the Creative Wildlife Foundation, is a wildlife presenter, explorer, and speaker. 

In The Moment ... September 3, 2019 Show 650 Hour 1

Plastics are a problem ... for the landfill, for lakes and rivers, and for the planet.

Stephanie Arne visits about the problem of plastics and shares creative solutions from unexpected places. Arne is a conservationist, explorer and founder of the Creative Animal Foundation.

Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom

In The Moment ... August 6, 2019 Show 631 Hour 1

No, you won't find sharks in Lake Oahe or any of South Dakota's rivers, but its good to know how important they are.

Stephanie Arne, founder of the Creative Animal Foundatioin, educates listeners on sharks and the role they have on Earth. 

In The Moment ... July 2, 2019 Show 608 Hour 1

The upcoming Fourth of July weekend has many of us planning outdoor activities. Before you snap that selfie or become one with nature, it's a good idea to think before you explore.

Stephanie Arne is founder of the Creative Animal Foundation. She shares ideas to help you experience American's National Parks without hurting the wildlife ... or yourself.

Keeping The Oceans Clean From South Dakota

Jun 4, 2019
Mutual of Omaha

In The Moment ... June 4, 2019 Show 588 Hour 1

Stephanie Arne, founder of the Creative Animal Foundation, joins In The Moment each month to talk conservation. With World Oceans Day in the offing, Arne talks about keeping the oceans clean and how people in land-locked South Dakota can play a role.

Animal Myths

May 7, 2019
Mutual of Omaha

In The Moment ... May 7 2019 Show 570 Hour 1

Stephanie Arne is the founder of the Creative Animal Foundation. She's an explorer and wildlife presenter.

She joins In The Moment to visit about animal myths, some of which create negative beliefs that affect the interactions between humans and animals - and snakes! 

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... April 24, 2019 Show 561 Hour 1

South Dakota native Stephanie Arne is back in South Dakota this week. The founder of the Creative Animal Foundation is an explorer and wildlife presenter. She shares some of her latest experiences.

In The Moment ... October 4, 2017 Show 191 Hour 2

Pierre native and SDSU graduate Stephanie Arne brings her tiny house to Brookings and Sioux Falls as part of the Creative Animal Tour. Arne is the host of "Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom." We talk small habitats and sustainability.

Creative Animal Foundation

In The Moment ... March 6, 2017 Show 043 Hour 1

At the beginning of the current legislative session, In the Moment visited with several freshman lawmakers about their goals and expectations for the upcoming session. As we look ahead to the closing days in Pierre, we welcome back a few of those lawmakers for a review. Today we talk with Representative Tim Goodwin from District 30.

Wild Kingdom Wild Guide host Stephanie Arne is visiting her home state of South Dakota before she begins preparation for her second season on Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom. Arne won a contest a year ago, where she competed with 200 others in a quest to become the new Wild Guide host. Arne has enjoyed her journey so far and she is excited for her career to continue.


The new season of Wild Kingdom is underway after the premiere webisode on Sunday evening. South Dakota native and Mutual of Omaha Wild Guide Stephanie Arne is the host of Wild Kingdom. She won the opportunity in a contest this summer. Arne says filming these episodes is like a dream come true.

Stephanie Arne Wins Mutual Of Omaha Contest

Jul 15, 2013
Stephanie Arne

Stephanie Arne is the winner of the Mutual of Omaha competition. She wins $10,000 and a job as the Wild Guide for the internet television series, Wild Kingdom, premiering this fall. This has been a long but rewarding journey for Arne.

This competition started with over 200 applicants and eventually was cut down to just three finalists. Today the Wild Kingdom announced Stephanie Arne as the winner to become their next Wild Guide host. Arne is a Pierre Native and a graduate of South Dakota State. She says she is happy and thankful for this opportunity.

Stephanie Arne: Next Wild Guide?

Jun 27, 2013

In 2005, South Dakota State University senior Stephanie Arne was about to graduate with a degree in human development. Her plan had been to go on to get her master's degree and become a counselor. But in her heart was a passion to work with wildlife. A trip to West Africa with Zeno Wicks, a now retired professor of plant science; Sally Gillman, then an assistant professor in human development and family studies; other faculty and about 15 fellow SDSU students convinced Arne to go with her heart.

SDSU Grad Is Finalist For Wildlife Show

Jun 5, 2013

A local South Dakotan and SDSU alumnus has been selected as a finalist for a wildlife competition. The winner of the contest becomes host of a new Wildlife show beginning this fall.  A staff member at SDSU says this is an example of how powerful the study abroad program can be.