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Kowiachobee Animal Preserve

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2861 4th Ave SE, Naples, FL 34117-3734
+1 239-352-5387
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Unusual interesting and educational destination

We visited the preserve yesterday after telephoning to make an appointment. It is an unusual... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jotarrant17
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Kissimmee, Florida
Turned away at gate

Drove a couple of hours to visit Arrived 10 am Wednesday Was told no admittance w/o a reservation... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
David B
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Cape Charles, United States
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Kowiachobee animal preserve is a 501C3 educational and rescue faculty. There are over hundred animal to see your children can feed some of them hands on. Animal range from goats hogs mini pot bellie pigs, exotic mammals , exotic birds , reptiles and 12 big cats!
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2 weeks ago
“Unusual interesting and educational destination”
29 Mar 2018
“Turned away at gate”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2861 4th Ave SE, Naples, FL 34117-3734
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the preserve yesterday after telephoning to make an appointment. It is an unusual experience and one which we have not come across in the UK. Essentially the owners have created a wildlife park in their back yard. We were treated to a tour...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Drove a couple of hours to visit Arrived 10 am Wednesday Was told no admittance w/o a reservation even though this was not mentioned on website or Trip Advisor That refused to let me in and ruined my daughters trip VERY disappointed!!!

2  Thank David B
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lot of fun and met some very caring and compassionate people rescuing and caring for some very interesting and personable animals. Call first and also check out their "Wish List" for things to donate. My Mom brought towels and some cleaning supplies that...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

We had a wonderful tour. Tia was fantastic and really knew her stuff. Saw gorgeous white Bengal tigers, panther, lion, Siberian tiger, a white and a blue peacock, a Mara, and many more... all closer than you ever could at a zoo Even pet an...More

3  Thank DianefromOlney
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Didn't know what to really expect but it was really a great experience which we shared with our grad daughters, 11 and 15 The guide was very informative,pleasant and fun. We had a great overall time, with tons of animals to see. The tour was...More

3  Thank Nina I
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

We made an appointment, and although it was only 3 of us, they welcomed us and gave us a fantastic tour. Bonnie was very informative and receptive to all of our questions. Later, my husband and I commented that we got closer and got to...More

1  Thank Ruben R
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

As the director of a summer program, we took around 40 fifth and sixth graders here recently. The husband and wife that run this preserve are so sweet and caring. They spent so much time with our children, educating them and answering questions. These animals...More

1  Thank sunshine6688
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We had a great time. We had a 2 hour tour, we learned a lot about all the animals and even got to touch some of them like the goats, horses, pig, donkey, iguana and zebra. I definitely recommend it !! Make sure you make...More

1  Thank Natalie W
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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful job by the family. Well maintained and taken care off. Still needs work to be done hope our Government looks at them and support them in this good work. Trip was very informative. Spend a lot of time with Sidney, we wish we could...More

1  Thank Divesh V
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