Kristan covers: East Midlands, including Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, Grantham, Newark, Mansfield, Chesterfield, Burton upon Trent and Loughborough
Kristan and her animals visit schools, nurseries, parties, care homes and events. Kristan is an experienced primary school teacher and long time animal lover; she joined the team in 2013 so she could combine her love for animals with her passion for education. Kristan has animals from all over the world that she loves to share with others, young or old, for an experience you will not forget.
Kristan says: “I am lucky to live and work with an amazing team of animals. They never fail to amaze everyone with their calm friendly attitude. My lovely rabbits are great confidence givers that encourage people to have a go at handling more unusual and exotic creatures.”
From £140 for a 1 hour session (suitable for one class) to £400 for a full day.
1 hour experience: £150
Nuseries, Childrens Centres, Libaries, Clubs & Care Homes
1 x 1 hour: £130 Discounts available for multiple sessions.
From £140. Prices depend on the event, notice given, time of day and day of the week. Please contact us for a quote.
‘Some areas may be subject to a small fuel surcharge. Please get in touch with us about this’.
Animal Activity Licence – all presenters keep their animals in their own homes, and have been inspected and had a licence to keep and train animals for exhibition issued by their local authority. Kristan’s licence number is 19/00244/EHEPA issued by Broxtowe Borough Council.
Public Liability – all presenters are insured up to £5 million. Please ask if you need a copy of our certificate.
DBS – all presenters hold enhanced DBS certificates.
PAT testing – any electrical equipment we may use is PAT tested on an annual basis.
To contact Kristan please use the contact form, or the details below.
Tango is a beautiful and quite lively spider. He is friendly and happy to be handled.Download Factsheet
African House Snakes are gentle and curious. They love to climb and use your fingers like tree branches.Download Factsheet
Mario & Luigi are brothers and they love to chase each other around and jump on each other. They are very funny to watch and excellent at bouncing.Download Factsheet
Aurora is a very pretty colour. She can puff her chin out and make it dark if she is scared or cross.Download Factsheet
Raffy & Hector are friends with very different personalities. Raffy loves human company and Hector is a lively young piggy who has lots to say for himself.Download Factsheet
Percy & Remy are best friends who do everything together. They’re like furry potatoes with little legs and round bodies!Download Factsheet
Unusually for a snake, Jupiter’s eyes and nose are on top of his head, so he can still see and breathe when buried under the sand.Download Factsheet
Cookie & Teddy are very friendly, gentle and super soft. They are happy to sit on their pet cushions on your lap so you can feel just how soft they are.Download Factsheet
Rio is a very beautiful snake. She is a lively and nosy girl who enjoys going to different places and meeting new people. My body is long and thin. I don’t have any arms or legs.Download Factsheet
Rayo is very cute! She is calm and friendly and will happily let you stroke her shell. At the moment I am very small! I have a smooth black and yellow shell and red spots all over my black legs!Download Factsheet
Autumn is a beautiful, calm and friendly snake. She is very nosy and likes to be out and about meeting new people.Download Factsheet
Hi, I’m Speedy the Giant African Land Snail. I live with lots of my friends here at Lion Learners East Midlands. Most of us were hatched here and we are growing up slowly. We aren’t giant yet, but we still have some growing to do.Download Factsheet
Millie and Morris are very friendly and easy to handle. They have amazing sticky feet that hold on to your hand!Download Factsheet
I came to Lion Learners East Midlands from my breeder when I was 4 months old and weighed just 4g! He was a Crestie lover who was able to give Kristan great advice on how to care for me and he had already got me used to being handled.Download Factsheet
I came to Lion Learners East Midlands when I was a tiny baby snake. I looked more like an earthworm than a snake back then! I have grown a lot over the years but I am still pretty small. I will continue to grow slowly for a few years yet.Download Factsheet
I came to Lion Learners East Midlands from a real spider enthusiast two and a half years ago. I was chosen from a group of Chilean Rose Tarantulas because I am super calm, friendly and happy to be handled.Download Factsheet
Hi! My name is Indie the Blue-tongued Skink. I came to Lion Learners East Midlands from a breeder when I was 6 months old. She had handled me and my brothers and sisters a lot so we learned when we were babies that people are our friends.Download Factsheet