Category Archives: Petting Zoo

Bogart & Blondie, dwarf miniature horses

Last weekend I spent a few days at the Cookville Exotic Animal Auction which is held about every season.  I was hoping to acquire a bottle fed female Llama.  However, no females were available & I had been warned about bottle fed males so my visit was not fruitful… so I thought. When I returned…

Rhea County Pumpkinfest 2009

Friday, October 30th was overcast but warm. I had been invited to bring to our county’s Halloween celebration some animals for the children to enjoy and offer pony rides. I opted on bringing just a few goats and such as the weather was leaning on the rainy side. The event was at the county courthouse…

Stormy, guardian of the goats

January 11th, I traded Princess the miniature mare for a Llama.  Yes, a Llama of all things!  I wasn’t sure this was a good move because of a prior experience with a mama Llama. Carol from Wolf Creek Farms contacted me and suggested the trade.  Her husband had always wanted a horse and she had…

Dayton Christmas Parade

This is a guest post by Scott, Christine’s husband. I’m sure Christine will write more about setting up a small petting zoo at the Dayton Christmas Parade on Saturday. However, as the unofficial event photographer I thought I’d quickly post some photos and videos for your viewing pleasure. Click any of the small photos at…

Spring City Elementary Petting Zoo

Here are the pictures and videos from today’s petting zoo at Spring City Elementary. Many thanks to Bilynthea and Danny Hill for arranging this. Here’s a collection of just the photos. Click each picture to move to the next picture.

Rhea County Fair

We set up a small petting zoo at the Rhea County Fair. Scott took several photos and videos. Check them out at his web site.