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DEW Haven

#1 of 3 things to do in Mount Vernon Features Animals
918 Pond Rd, Mount Vernon, ME 04352
+1 207-293-2837
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Rustic Animal Sanctuary

Lived in Maine all my life and just recently learned of DEW Haven so, being an animal lover, had to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ellen K
this is not a zoo....its a sanctuary with very little funds

the work being done here to rehab and give some of these aniamls a chance to know love and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debbi R
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918 Pond Rd, Mount Vernon, ME 04352
+1 207-293-2837
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lived in Maine all my life and just recently learned of DEW Haven so, being an animal lover, had to take a day trip to find out what it was about. Literally in the middle of the woods of central Maine is a small parking...More

Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the work being done here to rehab and give some of these aniamls a chance to know love and affection and to thrive in a very natural environment. This is a no frills animal park.

Thank Debbi R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the best time ever.very friendly people working here .we had a blast .seeing all the animals. From the minute you drive in you can here all the animal sounds .it was hot but everyone was ready .so nice and clean .animals where happy...More

Thank Tonia G
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Would you expect to see lions, tigers and panthers and even a camel in ME? We didn't but there they were along with several other unexpected (hyena, wolve, etc...) creatures right in the woods at the DEW Haven. The owner is as unique and interesting...More

Thank rshink
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is a haven for animals that have been rescued from the hands of neglectful people. The owners are the most caring and compassionate animal lovers and take complete and total pride in their family of animals to the point where most of the rescues...More

1  Thank Bethanie M
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Went with my family. It was great. Very educational and staff was so polite and knowledgeable. Would definitely go back.

1  Thank xo_Jen_ox
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Your not going to a zoo. Nothing like a zoo, it's better. The walkway is dirt and a little uneven to come with decent shoes on. Bob and Julie Miner are doing an outstanding job at their animal safe zone. These folks need the public...More

3  Thank MichiganMadmoose
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I've been here many times and I'm impressed by the constant improvement. The animals appear content and obviously well loved and well cared for. A great place for a family outing, educational and very interesting.

1  Thank vkwolf
Reviewed 14 November 2016

It was good to see this place as a refuge and family for the animals there. $2.75 was a bit to much for an ice dream cone to feed the bears was a bit much as I had to buy three. But over all this...More

1  Thank Ken B
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Great place for kids and family's. Bob and family do a wonderful job protecting and educating on the animals and what the DEW is all about.

2  Thank sghague
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Elizabeth T
30 June 2017|
Response from vkwolf | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact them or check their website.
Alice K
12 August 2016|
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Response from Sue R | Reviewed this property |
Bring it
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Response from 959clintonh | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have Porta Potties