DU QUOIN, IL (KFVS) - The animals are a special attraction at the Du Quoin State Fair offering all the pet lovers a lot of fun at the petting zoo.
At this petting zoo you're can see and touch animals from all across America and the world.
There is a baby kangaroo. There is a baby bison born at the fair just a few days ago. There's even a zebra, a camel, a gazelle, and goats.
"I myself am a big animal lover," said Tanya Luciano of Carbondale. "So I've loved animals ever since I was a kid. So for me a petting zoos are always a good thing. No matter how old I am."
No matter how old or young you are a petting zoo is fun.
Along with getting to pet some unique animals, kids can also go on a horse ride around the riding rink next to the petting zoo.