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Little Ponderosa Zoo

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629 Granite Rd, Clinton, TN 37716-5641
+1 865-457-5536
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Wonderful!!

Great owners and a wonderful hands-on experience!! Lots of different types of animals. Even an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
tricia c
via mobile
Recovering from fire and doing well

Little Ponderosa Zoo and rescue was damaged by a fire and several animals and a big barn at the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Brasilnutt
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Wartburg, Tennessee
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pony rides” (8 reviews)
“great owners” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
629 Granite Rd, Clinton, TN 37716-5641
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+1 865-457-5536
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"pony rides"
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"great owners"
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"feed the animals"
in 2 reviews
"big barn"
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"birthday parties"
in 2 reviews
"picnic area"
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"feed bucket"
in 2 reviews
"baby goats"
in 2 reviews
"tiger"
in 9 reviews
"rescues"
in 3 reviews
"camel"
in 10 reviews
"alpacas"
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"petting"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great owners and a wonderful hands-on experience!! Lots of different types of animals. Even an alpaca was born while we were there. The animals are loved and greatly cared for!!

Thank tricia c
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Little Ponderosa Zoo and rescue was damaged by a fire and several animals and a big barn at the entrance were lost. The barn is being rebuilt and there are still plenty of animals to see, feed and pet. The baby goats were outside the...More

2  Thank Brasilnutt
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

These poor animals broke my heart! Not just my opinion but at least 7 other parents that were with us, and that's just the ones we talked to. Small cages, especially for Tigers, mostly mud and dirt, hardly any grass or water. Some of the...More

1  Thank Rayven C
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I enjoyed seeing the animals with my grandchildren but the birthday party we had here was a little chaotic. We were pretty much on our own with no guidance from the staff during or before the party although the pavilion was decent. Also, there are...More

3  Thank Shirley B
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

While visiting Clinton we planned to visit the zoo,we had read there had been a fire back in December and wanted to give our support .on arrival we at first thought the zoo was closed as at first there was no one there then a...More

Thank Doreen S
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Last October, my daughter took her family to visit Little Ponderosa for my oldest granddaughter’s birthday. She wants to become a veterinarian, and has been working with clinics for 5 years. The zoo features exotic animals and rescues from people who couldn’t maintain their choices,...More

Thank Konasmother
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is a small rescue zoo for abused and abandoned animals. Mr. Cox and his family do a wonderful job of caring for the animals. Purchase a bucket of food and enjoy a stroll through the grounds as you hand feed the animals. Playground, pony...More

1  Thank drbmc
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Love this crazy place and the funky people who run it. Recommend for anyone. Adults, kids, Adults who act like kids. Recently there was a fire here and they lost the big barn. They need visitors more than ever. This is a rescue farm. They...More

1  Thank RebeccaLovin
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

This place is really great for families. They offer birthday parties and there are lots of animals that the kids can see up close. The staff is also very friendly.

Thank Terina G
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We visited this zoo in mid-October. What a hidden gem! Took granddaughters, ages 1, 3 & 5 and they thoroughly enjoyed it (as did the adults!). The animals were all so friendly and the girls could get right up close to them and they ate...More

Thank TL4553
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