Some unusual guests dropped by the studio Monday evening!

Anna the sloth, a wallaby named T-9-C and a gibbon named Chaison (prounouned kai-son) were here to help us learn more about Mini S Exotic Zoo in Mineola, Texas.

Michelle Smith is the founder of Mini S Exotic Zoo and her animals have been featured many times, from television to print in the New York Times to National Geographic.

The zoo is a USDA licensed private breeding facility, a private educational touring site and a TICA registered cattery. The facility houses, breeds and exhibits more than 30 species of exotic wildlife from around the world, many of which are critically endangered and facing extinction.

Click here to learn more about the zoo, or here to visit their Facebook page.