Fragile Planet's animal education program is 100% FREE to your students and school!

Welcome to Fragile Planet Wildlife Center!

We offer educational animal programs throughout Texas and Oklahoma. Select your venue to learn more:


Scouts and Summer Camps

Mobile Birthday Parties

Mobile Zoo

Other Venues

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Fragile Planet's FREE mobile school programs consist of one, 45-minute oral presentation on our LIVE animal ambassadors. Our program offers students the opporunity to get up close and personal with animals they may have never seen before! Students participate by asking questions, responding to the presenters, and selected students will even get a chance to get involved in the demonstration making our programs both educational and entertaining.

Our presenters tailor the presentation to the age of their audience and regularly present to students ages 5 yrs and up!

Click the button below to apply for our program. Our programs are great for schools, camps, birthday parties, festivals, and so much more! 

Fragile Planet is proud to have it's programs backed and supported by:

Jason Crean, MS Bio, EdD

Jason Crean, MS Bio, EdD is a degreed biologist, consultant, and educator.  Crean acts as consultant to zoos and other institutions, including Fragile Planet Wildlife Center, the Wildlife Genetics lab at Loyola Medical Center, Chicago Zoological Society, and Chicago Nature Museum, specializing in biologically appropriate animal nutrition and dietary enrichment.  Dr. Crean is also a biology instructor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Saint Xavier University where he has instituted coursework like “Zoo Biology:  Animal Nutrition, Behavior & Diagnostics.”  Dr. Crean has been awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching, the highest award a educator can receive in the US, by President Obama in 2009, the 2010 High School Science Teacher of the Year by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, as well as awards from the National Science Teachers Association, the National Association of Biology Teachers, the Illinois Science Teachers Association, among others.  Most recently he was awarded the 2016 Golden Apple award for excellence in teaching.  He currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Association of Presidential Awardees in Science Teaching and the College Board's National Science Advisory Panel as well as chairing the Science Development Committee.

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The mission of Fragile Planet Wildlife Center is to connect people to the natural world through creating experiences that engage our guests, provide innovative educational opportunities, and instill a passion in the next generation as responsible stewards for the future.

Fragile Planet Wildlife Center

PO Box 533664

Harlingen, TX 78553

(315) 286-5574

Our vision is to inspire our guests to love, engage with, and to protect animals and their habitats in the wild. Through this we will continue the fight for conservation.