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Review of Mayaguez Zoo

Mayaguez Zoo
Ranked #3 of 20 things to do in Mayaguez
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Owner description: The only large-scale zoo in Puerto Rico, this 45-acre tropical attraction is home to a wide variety of animals including elephants, hippos and exotic birds and reptiles.
Reviewed October 19, 2012

I took my son here for a school field trip not too long ago. The animals looked starved and weak. I could only feel bad as I walked my.

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Reviewed October 12, 2012

I don't like being forced to buy the headset, it is way too hot to be walking around with headphones on telling you about the animal. There is no option to opt out of the headset even if you bring your own, so we will not be back. I would compare this zoo to the small fairs back home, you walk around in the hot sun and come across a small psychotic fox pacing back and forth in its cage wearing a path all day long, very sad.

2  Thank Tristalia
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Reviewed September 16, 2012

bad treatment to the custumers, boring, not feeling the conection with nature. too emty spaces that coukd be used for expanding the habitad, the lions and tigers r in bad conditions really skynis not good at all, was a very sad experience to see how suh a big place has such a bad condition with the animals

3  Thank carolinajassir
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Reviewed September 8, 2012

They have translator machines to walk with during your walk telling you about everything . It is not a great big zoo but will take you at least 1hr -2hrs. depending how fast you walk . I really enjoy with my familiy. You will have to pay for parking and entrance . Beware the gift shop they will rip tourst off with the prices. If you have kid they will enjoy. The have a bird cage you walk thru (see Tropical parrots) hippos , small elephant , lions . Bring water with you

1  Thank Carlospr
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Reviewed August 29, 2012

This is something to check out. It's a medium sized zoo with nice shade to get out from under the sun. The gift shop offers a nice escape from the tropical heat. Beautiful bird exhibit. Get there right when they open to enjoy cooler temperatures.

1  Thank Jimmspe
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