Wild Wednesday: 3 exotic animals with 4 legs

Meet miniature zebu, watusi, alligator snapping turtle from Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo

Meet two bovine species and a reptile from Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo! We're getting up close with animals this Wild Wednesday.
Meet two bovine species and a reptile from Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo! We're getting up close with animals this Wild Wednesday.

SAN ANTONIO – Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo brought three different animals to Market Square to celebrate Wild Wednesday: a miniature zebu, a watusi and an alligator snapping turtle.

Here are some fun facts about them:

  • The miniature zebu is originally from the jungles of South Asia.
  • The watusi’s horns can measure up to 71 centimeters.
  • Male alligator snapping turtles typically weigh up to 155 to 175 pounds.

Check out the video above to see these cool animals in action, and check out Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo’s website for more information.


About the Authors:

Madeline is a digital media intern for SA Live. She studies Agriculture Communication and Journalism at Texas A&M University.

Diana Winters is a San Antonio-area native, Emmy award-winning and GLAAD-nominated journalist and baker who loves the Alamo City. She is the executive producer of SA Live, creator of South Texas PRIDE and co-creator of Texas Eats.