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Claws 'N' Paws

Address: 1475 Ledgedale Rd, Lake Ariel, PA
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Green Lane, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We visited Claws 'N' Paws in late October and had a great time, despite the surprise rain (no refunds/exchanges for bad weather). They have a wide variety of animals but the most fun for the kids was feeding the lori parrots! You go inside the enclosure and feed them sliced apples provided by the caretakers at designated times. While our... More 

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We had lots of fun at Claws and paws! Nice faculty and beautiful grounds. You can tell the animals are well taken care of! It's a good family day~~

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South Orange, New Jersey
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81 reviews 81 reviews
22 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Claws N Paws is small. The animals are all in small enclosures. They have a very nice variety of animals. Expect for the giraffe, you have to view almost all of them through cages or scratched up glass (which didn't seem all that supportive if you ask me). The animals are all older and bit overweight. Picture taking is difficult... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We loved feeding the giraffe. We were so interested by the singing dog. A nice relaxing couple of hours. Very rustic

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New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The entire experience at Clawns N Paws is amazing. We loved that we could stroll through the "woods" and look at all the animals and interact with most. We've also visited Space Farms in nearby New Jersey, and we're less than impressed. Unlike Space Farms, at Claws N Paws, you get to see such a broad variety of wild life.... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

While on vacation with my family in Tafton, PA we searched for something local to do. We found a brochure for Paws and Claws, located in Lake Ariel, PA. This is like no other zoo I have been to; simple, rustic and perfect. This is a family owned zoo. It is amazingly clean. They have trails throughout so that you... More 

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CT
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Unlike zoos that have paved parking lots and walk way this place is dirt roads but I think that is so impressive because once you are in and start to explore the animals they are great. There were species that we had not seen before and the Giraffe feeding is great where other places charge they don't. It is a... More 

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New Cumberland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is perhaps one of the most rustic, and simple "zoo" I have ever been. Not crowded but enjoyed by many people. Pricing was at the high end of what I would be willing to pay but overall it was worth it. Not much in terms of food or vending- but the parking lot is a short 30 sec walk... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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89 reviews 89 reviews
33 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

You will enjoy the ride to this park. Its a small, animal park and I visited with my wife and 2.5 year old daughter. There are quite a few activities for interaction with animals. My daughter enjoyed feeding the Giraffe, sheep goats and interacting with turtles. There is a white tiger too at this park. I was surprised as I... More 

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Bethpage, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Loved this little animal sanctuary tucked away in the Pocono Mountains. It was very entertaining for both of my kids who range in age from very small to teenager!! Just make sure you wear sneakers as you will be walking on rough terrain. Would definitely recommend and will definitely visit again in the future!!!

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