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Purdy's Petting Zoo - CLOSED

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Cool Place

$10 for adults, $8 for kids (<2 free), then $10 for a bucket of feed, and $5 for pony rides. $56... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2015
Dpdavis54
via mobile
Petting Zoo for the kids.

This is a great place for the kids and I enjoyed every animal. The Kangaroos are so sweet and... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2015
920Trish
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Harriman, Tennessee
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May 18, 2016
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Sep 12, 2015
“Cool Place”
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Small and self-funded Zoo but many interesting animals with petting areas available. You are taken through the Zoo on local made carts with guides. It is an interesting and informative Zoo. A lot of creativity and time went into the development of this local and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank trijutsu
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

$10 for adults, $8 for kids (<2 free), then $10 for a bucket of feed, and $5 for pony rides. $56 total for my family. A little over priced but we had a great time. We got a few great pics and memories.

Date of experience: September 2015
5  Thank Dpdavis54
Reviewed 20 January 2015

This is a great place for the kids and I enjoyed every animal. The Kangaroos are so sweet and lovable,the Emu's funny, the pecked (did not hurt) at my purse, rings etc. Really enjoyed all the animals.

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank 920Trish
Reviewed 22 October 2014

I haven't been in a while but decided to revisit with my niece on Saturday (10/18/14). the place was a mess. I wasn't greeted my a friendly staff like last time. the animals were filthy. the enclosures for the animals were filthy. they haven't added...More

Date of experience: October 2014
3  Thank vixen2010
Reviewed 12 October 2014

I went there with my two grandsons last Saturday. So cute; the animals are very tame and you are no longer advised that some could possibly bite you. I loved the two kangaroos. So adorable. The camel grabbed our food bucket, swung it up in...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank RuthV714
Reviewed 13 July 2014

I've lived and taught school in the area all my life and never knew this was here....how did I miss this? Went with a friend, daughter and their two year old girls and had a good time...They do have several interesting animals such as a...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Although I hate to discourage a family trying to make some spending money, this was a disappointment. First the admission for adults was $10.00 with no senior rate. The "Petting Zoo" probably was no larger than the size of a large yard and the poor...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Dave R
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Thought we would give this place a try with all of the good reviews. We pulled up to its location and wondered what did we get ourselves into. Its in someones backyard. Young kids working in the office area. Total cost for 2 adults and...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank LMMIowa
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I scheduled a birthday party for my granddaughter at the Petting Zoo. I personally think it was the best decision I have made in a LONG time! The kids absolutely loved it and the adults did too! There was room to roam, see the animals,...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank insureu2
Reviewed 11 October 2013

I take my two year old grandson there once in a while. He absolutely adores the place. You can see a lot of goats, a huge turtle, a kangaroo, a couple of peacocks, a camel and more. They have pony rides for kids. It's very...More

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank RuthV714
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