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VIDEO + PHOTOS: Zoo Man brings scaly friends to the Nobles County Library

Brent Mielke, known as the Zoo Man, visited the Nobles County Library in Worthington on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.

Brent Mielke, known as the Zoo Man, crowns a queen with one of two African Pythons at the Nobles County Library in Worthington on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.
Brent Mielke, known as the Zoo Man, crowns a queen with one of two African Pythons at the Nobles County Library in Worthington on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.
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Brent Mielke, known as the Zoo Man, brings his reptiles to the Nobles County Library in Worthington to educate more than 100 area kids about his animals and advocate for reading on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.
Brent Mielke, known as the Zoo Man, brings his reptiles to the Nobles County Library in Worthington to educate more than 100 area kids about his animals and advocate for reading on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
Brent Mielke, known as the Zoo Man, introduces a South American red-footed tortoise to a girl at the Nobles County Library's Worthington branch on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.
Brent Mielke, known as the Zoo Man, introduces a South American red-footed tortoise to a girl at the Nobles County Library's Worthington branch on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.
Tim Middagh / The Globe

Tim Middagh joined The Globe in the fall of 2015 as the newspaper's full-time photographer. A native of Worthington, he enjoys taking nature and wildlife photos.
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