MONROE, LA (KNOE) - Lisa Taylor joined us in studio along with "Louie" the Lizard to share with us some fascinating facts about this amazing creature!
The Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo is one of northeast Louisiana's premiere attractions with nearly 100,000 annual visitors. They are a true zoo with Lions, Tigers, and Bears. There are Zebra, Bison, Elk, baboons, gibbons and many other animals from around the world. They have a large number of birds and a reptile house. The Hall of Small is an immersive insect exhibit with hands-on interactive opportunities. We have about 400 animals of about 200 species. We also have 27 acres of landscaped grounds with many interesting plants and a walk through greenhouse.