Carole Baskin, for her part, was proved right in June. She would take possession of the Greater Wynnewood park after 120 days. Jeff Lowe, the current owner of the zoo who is at odds with Joe Exotic (will you follow?), Has now voluntarily surrendered his license to trade and display animals. In their own words. According to other sources, the permit has been withdrawn by the government. Whatever the case, this means the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park is closing its doors to the public.