Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary

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  • Address: 7101 Palmer Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34240, United States
  • Timings: 12:30 pm - 04:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Wildlife Sanctuary , Wildlife Park, Wildlife Safari, Family And Kids, Nature

Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary - Review

A big cat is not actually a cat but interestingly it is another name for a tiger which is an animal also of the cat family. This place is set up with a purpose of providing care and protection to wild animals to free them from captivation. Among all the animals you see here, the tiger gets a bit of more attention as its number is more on the side of declination. The people here try to give the animals a natural habitat and encourage them for challenging activities to keep them active and to make them a sport for all situations. All the efforts of the people and the facilities given to the animals have made it a sanctuary as well.

The many species of animals include tigers, ligers, leopards, bears, primates, birds and many more domestic varieties as well. The special part about this zoo and sanctuary is that it is partly maintained with the help of public that can be any form such as financially, sponsors or in a materialistic way.

How To reach Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary by Public Transport

  • The nearest airport is the Bradenton Airport.

Restaurants Near Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary

  • Old Packinghouse Cafe
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  • Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary Address: 7101 Palmer Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34240, United States
  • Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary Timing: 12:30 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary(preferred time): 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary: 02:00 Hrs
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  • Incredible experience. Smaller amount of animals to see and interact with than a larger zoo, but they are clearly well taken care of. We thought the smaller grounds size was a benefit, since that means you can leisurely go through everything rather than power walking over several acres of campus in order to see everything before closing time. The animals - at least when we visited - were more active and interested in their surroundings than animals at most zoos. The workers are clearly passionate about what they do and love discussing the animals with visitors. We had a great visit and would love to visit again!

  • I had such a great experience here. They are family fan and they all treat you like family. Everyone is so helpful and interactive. All the animals are so lovely and playful. It was such an amazing feeling that it literally brought me to tears of happiness. I got there when they opened and left when they closed. They were so knowledgeable and eagyto teach as well. Anytime I come back to this area I will make sure to visit. Thank you all for the best experience of my life. 🐅🐅🐅🐅🐅🐅🐅🐅🐅🐅

  • This place is excellent. Great for the whole family. Bring your grandparents, your kids, your tots. They have a great show, with Barry the White Tiger, and a couple other big cats too. Their burgers are amazing. Be careful if you go into the barn where you can get close to the big cats tho, I got peed on by a tiger! It stank to high heavens. They have emus and goats, monkeys and birds. Camels and donkeys as well. They also have pony rides for the kids, 10 dollars each. I recommend this place for a good time.

  • Love this place. All animals are rescued and given great space to live. Not the wild but most of the animals wouldn't survive in the wild so all things considered, this is the best chance for them. Get as close as you can to lions, tigers, white tigers, bears and more. They are a non profit, not publicly funded place and depend on visitors and sponsorship to survive. If I had money to donate, this place would be near the top of my list.

  • The kids and I loved it. It's an out doors rescue sanctuary. The favorite part was to go in the goat pen and get to hang out with the goats and alpaca. The kids had a blast. We spent the day. Can't wait to go back again.

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