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Posh Paws Animal Sanctuary and Petting Zoo

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Address: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: 050 2730973
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Great Experience for Animal Lovers and Kids!!!!

We went with kids and other family members and it was a nice experience. Children enjoyed very well. We fed them with vegetables and leaves we brought from home... Must visit for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We went with kids and other family members and it was a nice experience. Children enjoyed very well. We fed them with vegetables and leaves we brought from home... Must visit for all!!!!

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Muscat, Oman
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

You'll need to follows your Google Maps App to get there! - but just on the outskirts of Dubai is a charming animal sanctuary, that really cares for the animals, and wants all visitors to truly experience what its like to be around them. You can bring your own food and feed them; the staff will let the children touch... More 

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We had gone to Posh Paws Animal Sanctuary in Al Khawaneej.Loved the experience and so did my little girl. We saw cows,birds,ostrich, ducks,deers,monkey etc .She got the chance to pet and feed deers and baby goats, and chickens. It is an inexpensive way for families to spend a day together and for kids to experience life in the country. Amazing... More 

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UAE
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Sharjah Zoo is an interesting place to visit in Sharjah, specialy for the liitle ones as they are able to feed the farm animals like horses and sheeps, also the in door zoo is a realy nice scape from the summer heat

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
29 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

such a lovely and humbling way to spend the day...all the animals are just soooo cute :) a must visit for children that grow up in this country and hardly have any interaction with animals...please make sure to take some fresh fruits and vegetables along to feed the animals. lettuce and carrot are a great hit. a visit here will... More 

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Delhi
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

This place is very nice and a must visit for all the children. My daughter enjoyed feeding the goats, cows, petting the birds and holding the hamster. they have ostrich, iguana, owl (huge size) and many more . The volunteers and care takers are very kind hearted and take really good care of all the animals. This place looks after... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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50 reviews 50 reviews
33 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

we have been there so many times. we call it the crazy zoo. it's very messy and dirty and the kids love it. all are rescued animals and there is a huge variety. they do pony rides too. i was a bit disappointed when they started charging entrance fees. we always gave a donation and i preferred it that way.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

It was recommended to me and when you owner was there, there was a real buzz about it. The last time I was there it was a bit shell like, big and echoey.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

My little girl "CC" just loves this place. You really get up close and personal with the animals here. Never busy, and fun to spend an hour or two with little ones, there. :) :) :)

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