Kuya Kim Atienza is known for his passion and love for animals.
He is one of those guys who can cuddle a snake or a lizard as if it’s the most natural thing in the world.
He is a Filipino television host, actor, weather anchor and a former politician. He is currently a resident weather anchor in ABS-CBN’s TV Patrol’s segment, “Weather-Weather Lang.
Occasionally, we hear some entertainment reports about some celebrity visiting another celebrity. For whatever reason they have, it will always create a buzz from a lot of people on social media.
Just like Drew Arellano and his family, when they visited Kuya Kim Atienza’s home.
The celebrity couple Drew Arellano, Iya Villania and their son Primo and baby Leon recently paid a visit to Kuya Kim. The so-called Team Arellano surely enjoyed it, especially Primo who had fun with Kuya Kim’s mini zoo.
In Drew Arellano’s latest Instagram uploads, baby Primo seems to enjoy interacting with Kuya Kim’s pets. Some of the photos appear that baby Primo is listening very well to what Kuya Kim was saying while he was educating the little boy about his animals. As seen in the photo, Primo can’t even help himself, but stare at Kuya Kim’s beautiful tortoise.
There was also another lovely photo of Iya while she was carrying her baby Leon on her arms.
For those who are not aware, Kuya Kim has a mini zoo in his home.
The “Trivia King” provide shelter to several types of animals in his house. He has different sizes of dogs, birds, and a wide variety of reptiles such as snakes, lizards, and turtles.
Kim Atienza used to be the host of the Animalandia segment of ABS-CBN’s early morning show Magandang Umaga Pilipinas for two years.
No wonder, where did the former host got his love for animals.
Here are some of the confirmed pets of kuya Kim: 5 beagles, 3 Japanese Spitz, 2 ‘Aspin’, 1 Labrador Retriever, 1 Jack Russell Terrier, 1 Mixed Shihtzu and poodle, 1 Welsh corgi, 1 Daschund, 31 Mini Pinschers, 13 pythons, 4 Boas, 3 Macaws, 10 Tortoises, 9 Turtles, 1 Iguana, 1 Blue-tongued Skink, 2 Monitor Lizards, and 60 Koi fishes.
Kuya Kim also gives a piece of advice to aspiring pet owners to be responsible enough and know every need of every kind of animal before taking care of them.
Because they are not just pets, but are also part of the family.