Posted 7:47 AM 9/20/2013 : A look back at the zoo's past and forward into the future
At 14-years-old, Matt Oldenburg and his family got a big surprise from dad.
"I quit my job and I'm buying a zoo. That's truly how he told us."
The Zoo of Acadiana has been open for 21 years, the Oldenburg's have owned and operated it since 2002.
"The zoo at that time needed