Get up close with wild animals at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

The Abilene Zoo is making the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo their home this month

Clay Carabajal shares fun facts about his animal ambassadors from the Abilene Zoo

SAN ANTONIO – Planning your San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo trip? The petting zoo is always a hit, but be sure to stop by the Freeman Coliseum to get up close with some non-farm animals from the Abilene Zoo.

“This is what the Abilene zoo is all about,” supervisor of conservation at the Abilene Zoo Clay Carabajal said.

With several ambassadors on hand, you can pet a giant tortoise or get up close with a screech owl, and even pet an alligator.

For more on the Abilene Zoo, click here.

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Jennifer Tobias-Struski loves her hometown of San Antonio, and is proud to celebrate it every day working on SA Live. The Emmy-Award winning producer hosts the Mom-Day series, featuring fun, family-themed segments from crafting to fashion hacks every Monday.