The Small Town Petting Zoo In Ohio That’s Worth Its Own Road Trip
Are you still looking for fun places to take your kids before the summer season is over? If so, there’s a small town petting zoo hiding in southern Ohio you should know about. Muddy Boots Petting Farm in Laurelville, Ohio is a true hidden gem. Tucked away in one of the most scenic regions of the state, this little-known petting zoo, farm and antique shop is worth its own day trip during your next visit to Hocking Hills.
Here’s why the whole family will love exploring this unique day trip destination:
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Have you ever been to Muddy Boots Petting Farm before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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