Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Cirus's Lion trainer Alexander Lacey stopped through to answer a few questions for us. Alexander discusses if he can really train cats, do cats have personalities, what is the circus's food budget and shares a funny cat story.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey will be in New Jersey for the next two weeks, you can catch them at the following venues.

Prudential Center
March 13, 2014 - March 16, 2014
IZOD Center
March 19, 2014 - March 23, 2014

Photos: Alexander Lacey Big Cat Trainer