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International Exotic Animal Sanctuary

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Rte. 114, Boyd, TX
+1 940-433-5091
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Coolest cats in town

Really cool place to visit abd see whats involved in the care and welfare cor these beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Elizabeth C
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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Lions & Tigers & bears oh my!

We took a tour of the sanctuary on a Saturday. It was cool to see the animals that were out. Some... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
JubileeJerry
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Springfield, Ohio
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Rte. 114, Boyd, TX
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Really cool place to visit abd see whats involved in the care and welfare cor these beautiful animals. There are even bears here and the people are so patient & friendly

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We took a tour of the sanctuary on a Saturday. It was cool to see the animals that were out. Some were in their in closures because of the heat. Make sure to visit early in the morning when it is still cool. Because of...More

Thank JubileeJerry
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The Big Cat Sanctuary is a great experience for the entire family. We recently took our granddaughter (16yo) there for a visit, and last summer we took our grandsons (11yo & 15yo). Everyone, including the adults, enjoyed the experience. It took about 90 minutes, the...More

Thank Kent19672014
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Family had a great time looking at all the different animals. It is a guided walking tour around the grounds. I think the adults were actually more excited then the adults. Staff are knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank devangsess
Reviewed 23 January 2017

If this review is useful, please give me a “helpful” vote. 1. This was my first visit to the International Exotic Animal Sanctuary. I thoroughly enjoyed myself; this was a very enjoyable and morning. If I am in the area again in the Spring or...More

7  Thank raj0302
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I want to keep returning to this sanctuary, the interns, the animals and the property are so impressive. So much to learn here, I would visit daily if I could. Love it there, and saving up supplies like old blankets for my next visit!

Thank bnbyoung
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The best part of this place was seeing how much the staff really CARES about the animals. From the design of the enclosures to the way they spoke about the animals it was obvious that they are really trying to provider the best home for...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I love going to lesser-known attractions in Texas and this one deserves more attention. The International Exotic Animal Sanctuary is an excellent animal conservation organization and the animals appear to be getting excellent care. This is not a zoo, although the animals, of course, are...More

1  Thank texasrepublichistory
Reviewed 30 April 2016

This was our first visit to IEAS and it was great! The staff is helpful and knowledgeable. Our tour was guided by an intern named Sarah and she was very patient, thorough and passionate about her work. We learned a lot from her and highly...More

Thank J W
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Definitely a must for any animal lover. The tour was very informative and interesting as well. All the animals were active for the most part so we got to see everyone. We even saw a bear climb into his own personal soaking tub right in...More

Thank Asia M
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