As Seen on TV | Custom Cages & Custom Aquariums partners with Jack Hanna to outfit Columbus Zoo

In spring of 2007, Custom Cages partnered with Jack Hanna and the Columbus Zoo to completely renovate their holding room for promotional animals. These are the very same animals you see Jack on various television shows with. “We are very excited to win the approval of such a conservationist and well known figure in the industry,” says Adam Keller, president of Custom Cages. “We are very happy and honored to do this for them.” In October, the Custom Cages team installed the over $50,000 worth of enclosures and accessories for Jack Hanna at the zoo. The cages hold everything from macaws to snakes to armadillos.

MTV’s “Pimp My Ride” helps “Pimp” her ride!

In June of 2006 a terrarium built by was featured on MTV’s “Pimp My Ride”. In the words Gyasi, of one of the professionals at GAS “Galpin Auto Sports” who renovated the WWII style Volkswagen, the terrarium was “the bomb!” custom build this enclosure to what Gyasi described as a perfect fit for the back seat of the vehicle. This is just another one of the advantages to’s enclosure system, they can be custom sized for just about any application down to about 1/16th of an inch! The owner of the vehicle featured in this episode is going to use the enclosure to transport her California King snakes and her Ball Pythons. All the inner accessories such as bark, vines, and logs were also provided by with one exception, the TV! The GAS team also installed a tiny television into a rock mounted inside the cage so even the snakes could ride in style!

Bravo’s “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy”

“I think they are the most beautiful cages you can buy!” – Thom, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

On June 6, 2006,’s enclosures were featured on the season premier episode of “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy”. The fab five took their skills to Las Vegas and renovated an entertainer named Max Clever. Max does an animal/comedy act at the Stratosphere hotel and casino. The producers of “Queer Eye” contacted Custom Cages in March of 2006 to help them in their renovation. The Custom Cages team went quick to work to set up the perfect enclosures for a pair of cockatoos. The enclosures could not be missed during the show as they are the focal point of the interior renovation. In one scene (shown below), the fab five introduced the new cage to Max with great excitement, and at one point Thom (the interior decorator member of the fab five) even said “I think they are the most beautiful cages you can buy!”. The Custom Cages team wishes good luck to Max and his wife, as well as all their pets!

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

In November 2004 the “Elcano Family” episode of ABC’s reality show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” showcased several of CagesByDesign’s cages.

As Seen On TV

Renovate My Family

In September 2004 the “Cole-Reimer” episode of Fox’s reality show “Renovate my Family” showcased several of CagesByDesign’s cages.

Renovate My Family

REPTILES Magazine August, 2006

Brian Holbein of Duluth Minnesota won the “Show us your stuff” contest in the August 2006 edition of Reptiles Magazine. Shown on the top of his display is an enclosure manufactured by

Majestic Line Reviewed as ‘Top 3 Pet Palaces’

Spirit Magazine (Southwest Airlines)

Americans will spend an estimated $40.8 billion this year on their pets. And some of that goes toward spectacular spreads for the furry, feathered, and finned. Here, Andrea Arden, resident pet expert for the Today show and author of Dog-Friendly Dog Training (Howell Book House), picked CagesByDesign’s Majestic Enclosures as part of three ways to put up your loyal companions in style.

MSNBC Features

Frank Silverstein, producer for MSNBC’s ‘Your Business’ sat down with Adam Keller, President of Custom Cages for an interview which aired on December 9th, 2007. The premise of the show was to showcase how Custom Cages became a successful small business by manufacturing their products in the United States rather then importing their products from China through offering innovative designs, high quality output, and customized products. Go to the web site to find out more about the interview.

REPTILES Magazine Features CagesByDesign on Extreme Makeover

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