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Animals Got Talent

Thursday at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo kids learned about animal talents.

Perfecting her balancing act

Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette
Amanda Householder, left, watches Reagan Albers balance a fish like a sea lion during Animals Got Talent at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo on Thursday. Children tried out some of the animals’ talents and then voted for the most talented.