Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, Jacksonville

4.8
See Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, where rescued wild cats are cared for. Animals seized due to illegal or poor ownership are permanent residents of this sanctuary. You can interact with volunteers and meet about 40 animals, among which are tigers, lions, cougars, leopards, bobcats, arctic foxes, and coatimundis. Take a guided tour, usually scheduled in the afternoon and evening and find out about the species currently at the sanctuary, their habitats, activities, and life stories. Because this is a volunteer operation, tour times and hours can vary, so double-check the website before going. To visit Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary and other attractions in Jacksonville, use our Jacksonville travel route planning website.
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  • A little backstory here. October 2017 we drove all the way here only to find it was a Halloween event and not a night feeding as noted online. Left with 4 sad kids, feeling frustrated that the event....  more »
  • Night feeding was awesome. Highly recommend to anyone. Really cool seeing the trainer pet the lions and how much they care for the animals.  more »

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