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Build an Ark Animal Rescue

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Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Best place ever

This place really gets to the heart of taking care of animals. It’s not fancy, but all about the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mlwmccabe
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Wesley Chapel, Florida
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great for kids and adults..

paid $5.00 a person..There were 6 adults and 4 kids..Lady made us a basket of fruit and took to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kristi V
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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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27 Eagle Mountain Dr, Ellijay, GA 30540-6050
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+1 706-276-3313
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place really gets to the heart of taking care of animals. It’s not fancy, but all about the rescues. The owner even opened her doors to us when they were closed and the weTher was not so great. It was wonderful to be able...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank mlwmccabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

paid $5.00 a person..There were 6 adults and 4 kids..Lady made us a basket of fruit and took to all the animals..very nice place.no schedule,just at your own pace.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Kristi V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely make time for this! We really enjoyed it! Lots of animals to play with. The owner is super sweet.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Allison A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at a nearby cabin when the kids noticed this rescue when we drove by and begged us to take them. Honestly, we weren’t expecting much but then we read the positive reviews which piqued our curiosity. Every positive review is absolutely accurate!!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank ryanmichelledr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First I want to say we went when it was 35 degrees and rainy. The owner was the most down to earth lady you will ever meet. She was so courteous and willing to walk us around all the animals and provide back stories on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Fulanito112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had such an amazing time here on our way to Ellijay for our anniversary! My husband and I love animals and we were able to pet and hand feed all of the animals. Susan was kind, warm and welcoming and her love for those...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Chelsea H
Reviewed October 22, 2018

We were looking for something fun to do with our kids (ages17 & 9) and come upon this wonderful place. The girls loved petting, feeding, and holding some of the animals. The whole staff was friendly but Mrs. Susan and Mrs. Wendy were exceptional. Mrs....More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank F8605FGlauras
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We visited with our 15 year old daughter who loved every moment of the visit. Ms. Susan is such a friendly, sweet lady who has a heart for the animals. The animals seemed to love the attention and the food that we gave them. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Michelle H
Reviewed October 13, 2018

My son and I are animal lovers so we had to see this place on our trip to Ellijay. I have to say that the actual set up is a bit odd but we really enjoyed this place. There is a very large barn with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Nicole H
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

A must do for animal lovers young and old! You never know what animals will be in the barn. Food is readily available for you to feed all the animals.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank mmarisko
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Sandy P
June 6, 2018|
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Response from KakaC6827 | Reviewed this property |
Build An Ark can’t be responsible for visitors dogs!!!!
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mgwinn4him
December 7, 2017|
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Response from S2313VOthomasg | Reviewed this property |
Please contact directly for exact hours.
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AGHing
August 26, 2017|
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Response from Julie H | Reviewed this property |
They are currently closed to visitors. Hopefully they will reopen soon.
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