Payton Ortiz, 6, stretches to reach a lamb at the petting zoo held Saturday at the Whitley County 4-H Fair. This was the third year for the zoo, which has grown in popularity.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Whitley Countyâ€™s 4-H Fair is known for its variety of cattle shows and fair food, but in the last three years, another feature has grabbed the attention of fair goers. The Petting Zoo is in its third year. Kevin Ousley, a coordinator of the event, hauled in his collection of animals Saturday, and was ready to let children get up-close and hands-on with the animals.
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