The Smithsonian’s National Zoo shut down its Kid’s Farm exhibit after E. coli was found in some animals.

National Zoo spokeswoman Pamela Baker-Masson says the area is now under quarantine and will be closed.

Veterinarians detected the E. coli stx1 bacterias in goats after a screening procedure on Feb. 18 and moved the goats from visitors. Veterinarians conducted individual tests Fri and verified the goats and a cow tested confident for the bacteria.

National Zoo closes interest after E. coli discoveredAll the pets or animals are being cured with antibiotics. The exhibit will stay shut until zoo keepers own three weeks of harmful tests from the pets or animals.

Zoo officials say workers have certainly not been affected.

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