Annual furry convention in Mesa mixes art, animal costumes and Zumba

Annual furry convention in Mesa mixes art, animal costumes and Zumba Samantha Shepler leads her Zumba class in the Arizona Fur Con in Mesa on Oct. 26, 2019 saturday. (Picture: BrieAnna J. Frank/The Republic) Those who choose to liven up in elaborate animal costumes and take on “fursonas” gathered in Mesa this week-end for Arizona…