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The Cat House

3718 60th Street West, Rosamond, CA 93560
661 256 3793
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Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Rosamond
Type: Museums, Zoos & Aquariums
Owner description: This is a small non-profit exotic feline breeding center about 1 hour north of Los Angeles which...
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Type: Museums, Zoos & Aquariums
Hours:
Thu - Tue 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Owner description: This is a small non-profit exotic feline breeding center about 1 hour north of Los Angeles which houses over 70 exotic endangered cats.
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I've lived in Rosamond for years and finally decided to check this place out. They have a large display of cats and I went there around feeding time which was a treat because they were very active! I had a great time and highly recommend.

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Fullerton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

First watch out for the Peacock poo, that being said it was a great experience. We visited on a Friday afternoon and got to see all the cats except the ones that preferred not to come out and say hi. My son was amazed and kind of nervous when he heard the Panther roar. It was a awesome experience especially... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Ok, this place is small but it's great. Such an amazing experience seeing these cats close up. I went to Santa Barbara zoo the day before and The Cat House was way better. So many cats you don't get to see elsewhere and in a great setting. Definitely worth a visit.

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Los Angeles, California
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35 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We had to pick up some things in Rosamond and decided to stop at the EFBC along the way. The place is nicely landscaped and they are still planning to renovate and add future projects to the compound. There were volunteers around providing information about the cats and we even got to see one of the volunteers feed hard boiled... More 

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I like that it is close to home. It is fun to walk around and watch the cats. The volunteers seem to know quite a bit about the beautiful cats. Become a sponsor and you get invited to the special events!

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Rosamond, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Ok, I went with my mom when I was 47, this is a very neat place to go, if you can go around sunset or when they are ready for feeding the cats begin to get more lively. We sat under a tree around sunset and they began to purr and cry and I say that in a lovely cry... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We were very pleasantly surprised. The gift shop had many educational facts about the cats including the scull from a saber tooth tiger. During our walk there were several areas with shade which was a relief from the sun. Although a small area we had the chance to walk around several times and got to see cats that weren't walking... More 

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The Cat House is not a zoo. It is a exotic feline breeding program. The cats are healthy and well cared for. I travel to the area for work and I always make time to stop by The Cat House. They are doing amazing work. And according to their FB page they have some sand cat kittens ... I would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I don't like animals in cages but actually it looked like they were pretty good! They have big cages and food, they look healthy and quiet. I loved that park! I saw many different kind of cats, only the tigers didn't show up but I could see all the other animals by doing a second tour! Beautiful animals and also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

A few things to look for in the gift shop - the saber tooth skull donated to them by the Paige museum is easy to see, but the tiger canines in the case with it are harder to spot. The three large displays that house the Asian Golden Cat, the North Chinese Leopard in a shipping crate, and a Clouded... More 

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