News ItemLearning at the Zooniversity
Jun 3, 2004 –
Cover photo feature from The Celina Record, story and photos by Penny Rathburn.
Left: Allison Blankenship, owner of Zooniversity, shows one of the more exotic creatures on the campus. She brought a few of her animals to Celina as part of the Celina Community Library’s summer program. On her shoulder is a genet. Though the animal looks and purrs like a cat, it is a member of the Viverridae family, related to civets and mongooses.
Right: This North American porcupine enjoys an after-show Fig Newton at the Celina Community Library last week. He was part of the Zooniversity that also included a desert fox, a parrot and a tarantula.