These different parks help provide up-close experiences with hundreds of species of animals, whether it’s petting a zonkey (zebra and donkey hybrid) or feeding a wide variety of exotic deer from the safety of your car. Put these drive-thru zoos and unique animal encounters on your list of things to do.
1. Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch (Texas)
Explore 450 acres of protected wildlife and see 40 different species of animals from across six continents. Feed the more than 500 herbivores that live on the ranch and visit the petting zoo to see the African Pygmy Goats and other four-legged friends.