Thorni Ridge Exotics provides hours of family fun education and entertainment with a true hands-on animal experience.‭ ‬This is what sets our petting zoo above any other.‭ ‬Visiting fair families enjoy a personal,‭ ‬hands-on opportunity with Exotic / farm animals.‭ ‬We encourage touching,‭ ‬hugging and feeding offering a true PETTING ZOO experience.

WE PROVIDE‭ ‬panels,‭ ‬animal handlers and an assortment of all our Exotic and farm babies which can include, ‬Fainting and Pygmy goats,‭ ‬Potbellied pigs,‭ ‬llama,‭ ‬Alpaca,‭ ‬Kangaroo or Wallaby,‭ ‬Lemur,‭ ‬African Spurred Tortoise,‭ ‬Flemish rabbits,‭ ‬Zebra,‭ ‬Camel,‭ ‬Eland,‭ ‬Nilgai,‭ ‬Water Buffalo,‭ ‬Bison,‭ ‬Elk,‭ ‬Fallow deer,‭ ‬African Crested Porcupine,‭ ‬and sometimes a surprise baby animal.‭ ‬The petting zoo is open all hours the fair is charging admission.‭ ‬Admission to the petting zoo is FREE with our charging for cups of feed.

We provide hand sanitizer at all time during the event.

WE NEED‭ ‬a grassy area or barn/tent,‭ ‬24‭ ‬hour access to cold and hot water,‭ ‬electricity with‭ ‬4‭ ‬outlets,‭ ‬lighting,‭ ‬shower facilities for handlers and any necessary people/vehicle passes.

COST is determined travel distance,‭ ‬number of days and fair attendance.‭ ‬Generally per day cost is approximately‭ ‬$1000.00 + Travel Fee.

When booking a‭ ‬50%‭ ‬deposit is required to confirm time and date with balance due day of party.‭

Additonal options:

Bounce house rentals.

Photo Kiosk:‭ ‬getting your picture with a kangaroo/‭ ‬wallaby‭ ‬/‭ lemur‭ ‬/‭ baby ‬alligator

Pony rides.