Dawn Dugan specializes in writing books, articles, white papers, reports and special communications for the human resources industry. She is the co-author of Effective Executive Compensation, which was published by AMACOM in 2008. Read more...
Animals who entertain at parades, sporting events, festivals, and other public events earn fees, travel the world, enjoy excellent care, and enjoy the attention and adoration of their fans.
The Budweiser Clydesdale horses, which comprise six teams of eight horses, have been present in two inaugural parades, have entertained sports fans at Busch Stadium, and attend about 900 events per year.
They get to travel the world in specially outfitted trailers, and while home enjoy luxurious brick and stained-glass accommodations. But how much money do they really earn?