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East Coast Exotic Animal Rescue

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Great little rescue facility!

Very nice rescue facility that gives the animals a good place for their final years. The staff was... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Lewistown, Pennsylvania
A great place to visit!

A fairly small, well maintained, animal rescue for animals that were victims of all kinds of human... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
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320 Zoo Rd, Fairfield, PA 17320-9242
+1 717-642-5229
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

Very nice rescue facility that gives the animals a good place for their final years. The staff was very friendly and answered my questions. It is not zoo but you can see some interesting animals. It’s nice to know that someone is willing to take...More

1  Thank 263danah
Reviewed June 9, 2018

A fairly small, well maintained, animal rescue for animals that were victims of all kinds of human treatment. Some were confiscated in drug houses.. others were picked up in illegal animal trade.. some others just couldn't continue to be where they were. For whatever reason,...More

Thank relique2005
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Very manageable size rescue that gives abandoned and hopeless animals s second chance. The owner was awesome answering all of our questions- he really knows his stuff

Thank Mark R
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We received a Groupon to this place as a gift so we checked it out this weekend. The kids (5 and 2) had a blast. We had explained to them that it was a refuge/shelter, not a zoo, so it wasn't going to be very...More

Thank HotTamale11
Reviewed August 30, 2017

This is like a SPCA for large animals. Nothing fancy , well cared for animals. The people that work /volunteer there all love what they are doing. Fun walking around listening to the stories about the animals. Two hour are plenty of time for a...More

Thank FamilyTime23
Reviewed August 16, 2017

If it weren't two hours from my house, I would visit there all the time. Every animal has a story and it's so obvious that they all are very loved. My favorite part was I actually got to hold an 8 ft long red-tailed boa....More

Thank Tiffany R
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Located just outside of Gettysburg, Exotic Animal rescue owners 'rescue' animals such from zoo's, private owners, labs, etc.. in an effort to give these animals a little more personalized attention. It is not really a zoo, but rather a habitat where most animals have large...More

1  Thank bjudo
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Have traveled through Fairfield for years and never knew this even existed until I saw a Groupon for it. So this is small non for profit organizations that gives forever homes to displaced exotic animals. If they can't improve an animals life they will not...More

1  Thank OBX717
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

East Coast Exotic Animal Rescue was kind enough to allow us to schedule a special tour for our Day School, Camp Oasis. It was simply Mesmerizing! The quantity of beautiful creatures in their care was amazing but we were all delighted to see such well...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed May 20, 2017

My hubby and I had a wonderful day at the exotic animal rescue and highly recommend both the experience and the kind owners who run it. The animals were all well fed and happy...and we got to feed and interact with many of them. Zach,...More

Thank BBreach
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