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Endangered Animal Rescue Sanctuary

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We loved seeing all the beautiful animals and beautiful educational experience! They house exotic... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Sandy B
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Citra, Florida
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Excellent experience for animal lovers.

The sanctuary focus is to provide the best care for the rescued animals. The tour was well done. It... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
judithempress
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Ocala, Florida
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2615 E Highway 318, (20 Minutes North of the Ocala Area), Citra, FL 32113-2639
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We loved seeing all the beautiful animals and beautiful educational experience! They house exotic animals that came from horrible situations and give them a lifetime home !

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The sanctuary focus is to provide the best care for the rescued animals. The tour was well done. It was interesting,well presented , and informative. I would recommend it to any animal lover who wishes to see lions,tigers,ligers,m0nkeys, panthers and bears up close.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank judithempress
Reviewed 29 July 2018

What a very special place for rescued and abandoned wild animals to live out their lives. They are well fed and cared for by volunteers and thru donations. My granddaughter who's 4 enjoyed it a lot. A $20 donation gets you an hour tour of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank William M
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Nice place for animals. Do not volunteer, they do not know how to treat people that do free work for them. The owner is rude and her right hand weirdo has a power trip. There’s another place with animals that you can take pictures and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
6  Thank zzcitizen
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Today we had an amazing time touring this facility. The sanctuary has dozens of big cats as well as other animals that are endangered or in peril. The volunteers were knowledgeable and kind we interacted with everyone on staff it was very enjoyable.We would love...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Susseroni
Reviewed 21 March 2018

The owner and staff here at EARS really care for the animals who have been sheltered here. Reservations are required for an approximately 2 hour tour. It is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon and your admittance fee goes to feed and care for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Travel806100
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This place was awesome and well worth the $20 donation per adult. The money is used for the animals anyways! They had an awesome exhibit of all the animals. Some of the people in the big groups are rude by getting so close to the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 12 February 2018

The rescue is a true rescue. They operate on a shoe string budget. Tigers can eat spoiled meat. They have a list on their website of things that they can use. Some very inexpensive but greatly appreciated. Staff was awesome with animals and kept everyone's...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank patjoenkids
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Lovely tour by volunteers of this rescue center for all types of exotic animals. There many Big cats on property but, there were also rescue, lemurs, Bears and small monkeys. All are well cared for and have lots of room. Very education for children and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank dinobeano22
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful sanctuary for exotic wildlife. Unlike other big cat "rescues" this place is not a tourist trap and the owner doesn't run it to make money. She truly runs it for the sake of the animals and gives limited tours solely for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Maxine L
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PAMELA C
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You can do a private tour that is just for your group. Definitely check it out. You will be very glad you did.
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