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Address: 120 Plemons Road, Sweetwater, TN 37874
Phone Number: 423-295-5156
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Petting Zoo for the kids.

This is a great place for the kids and I enjoyed every animal. The Kangaroos are so sweet and lovable,the Emu's funny, the pecked (did not hurt) at my purse, rings etc. Really... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 19, 2015
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Harriman, Tennessee
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Harriman, Tennessee
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This is a great place for the kids and I enjoyed every animal. The Kangaroos are so sweet and lovable,the Emu's funny, the pecked (did not hurt) at my purse, rings etc. Really enjoyed all the animals.

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tennessee
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I haven't been in a while but decided to revisit with my niece on Saturday (10/18/14). the place was a mess. I wasn't greeted my a friendly staff like last time. the animals were filthy. the enclosures for the animals were filthy. they haven't added any new animals like their ads say. during the tour we found a bottle of... More 

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Madisonville, Tennessee
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I went there with my two grandsons last Saturday. So cute; the animals are very tame and you are no longer advised that some could possibly bite you. I loved the two kangaroos. So adorable. The camel grabbed our food bucket, swung it up in the air and then dropped it back down after finishing all of the food. That... More 

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Philadelphia, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I've lived and taught school in the area all my life and never knew this was here....how did I miss this? Went with a friend, daughter and their two year old girls and had a good time...They do have several interesting animals such as a camel, zebra, kangaroos, and lots of goats, deer, and the girls had a great time... More 

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Athens
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Although I hate to discourage a family trying to make some spending money, this was a disappointment. First the admission for adults was $10.00 with no senior rate. The "Petting Zoo" probably was no larger than the size of a large yard and the poor animals were fenced behind woven wire fencing with only hand contact between the visitor and... More 

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Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Thought we would give this place a try with all of the good reviews. We pulled up to its location and wondered what did we get ourselves into. Its in someones backyard. Young kids working in the office area. Total cost for 2 adults and 2 children was $40 and cups of feed ar $2 each or a sandpail full... More 

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196 reviews 196 reviews
35 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I scheduled a birthday party for my granddaughter at the Petting Zoo. I personally think it was the best decision I have made in a LONG time! The kids absolutely loved it and the adults did too! There was room to roam, see the animals, enjoy the beautiful fall day and just not run into each other! The owners were... More 

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Madisonville, Tennessee
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

I take my two year old grandson there once in a while. He absolutely adores the place. You can see a lot of goats, a huge turtle, a kangaroo, a couple of peacocks, a camel and more. They have pony rides for kids. It's very small and you can just let the kids run around, very safe environment. Make sure... More 

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Athens
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

My son attended Summer Camp with a group of friends. He loved it! He came home every day with new stories and info he had learned. Great activities for all ages.

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Coker Creek, TN
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

One of the bad things about a petting zoo that doesn't let you actually get in the cages with the animals and pet them. Purdy's sells food pellets you can feed the animals and that's about as close as you can get to them. Most of the animals are overweight and are in small pens. Some of the exotic animals... More 

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