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Company Provides Free Zoo In Bedford
Updated May 5, 2013 1:02 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
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(BEDFORD, IN) - Regency Properties, the company that owns a strip mall on 16th street in Bedford where Mr. Gatti's Pizza and Big Lots sit, is sponsoring a free zoo in the strip mall's parking lot.

The zoo came as a surprise to many, with most people who attended Jungle Safari zoo yesterday only knowing about the event when they drove by.

Two tigers, including a rare white tiger are one of the more noticeable attractions, but the zoo also includes, monkeys, kangaroos, goats, a camel and a snake.

Those interested in having their picture taken with one of the animals can do so either with a baby lion, a monkey, a kangaroo, or a snake.

Kids can also visit the petting zoo for less exotic creatures were the can hand feed animals.

The zoo will remain in the strip mall's parking lot until Sunday.

RCA_0444.JPGA group of children having their picture taken with a capuchin monkey.

RCA_0440.JPGA young boy being lifted up by his father for a better look at a tiger.

RCA_0443.JPG4-year-old Alyssa Terry peeks at one of the zoo's snakes.

RCA_0456.JPGA Llama pokes his head through its cage to eat food.



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