There are a number of distinctive exhibits you may see on the Tulsa State Fair.
One is the Aussie Kingdom, the place Australian animals are showcased.
More than 50 animals are within the Aussie Kingdom together with kangaroos, wallabies and plenty of birds, all Australian species.
Aussie Kingdom Owner Carolyn Lantz says she’s been elevating kangaroos for about 15 years.
She travels round North America to show folks about Australia and the animals there.
The exhibit has 13 totally different sorts of birds, six kangaroos and wallabies, and 4 species of reptiles like a Python and a Blue-tongued skink.
Lantz says the animals are born and bred within the U.S., however the one place you will see them within the wild is in Australia.
She says the exhibits are instructional and hopes individuals who come will go away with a larger respect for the animals, and a need to assist preserve the species.
It’s a well-liked exhibit so a lot of folks cease by, together with Lillyian Martin and Laila Basse.
“It’s stunning to see kangaroos from Australia in Oklahoma,” Martin stated.
“You do not actually see them so much except you are going locations with them. So them being right here, it is like wow,” Basse stated.
“We let you know some actually distinctive issues concerning the totally different reptiles that we carry out, the kookaburra and simply distinctive issues that the kangaroos do this no different species of animal on the earth does,” Lantz stated.
You can try the animals totally free anytime throughout truthful hours and the exhibits occur every day at 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.