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Lazy L Safari Park

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2763 County Road 618, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-9222
+1 573-243-7862
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Go here with kids!

This is one of the neatest experiences you can have if you or your kids love animals. It is... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Keith K
Nice place to visit

I have never been so close to a deer! Several came up to eat from my hand. Would be a great stop... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
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Lazy L Safari Park is a walk-thru zoo featuring animals from around the world. Visitors can walk through the zoo grounds in their own time and at their own pace. Stroll along the creek to watch the zebras or antelope play. Don't miss our Petting Zoo, Animal Nursery, Gift Shop, or Snack Shack. Get up close & personal with our animal friends as you....Take a Walk on the Wild Side!
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  • Terrible4%
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“love animals” (3 reviews)
“baby goats” (3 reviews)
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2763 County Road 618, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-9222
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+1 573-243-7862
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is one of the neatest experiences you can have if you or your kids love animals. It is inexpensive and you are basically interacting with nearly all of the animals. For $1, you get a large bag of feed (not 5 or 6 little...More

2  Thank Keith K
Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Thank you so much for visiting our zoo here in Cape Girardeau. We appreciate your business especially coming down to Cape from St. Louis. Please come visit us again soon!

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I have never been so close to a deer! Several came up to eat from my hand. Would be a great stop for any age.

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Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Yes, you can get up close and personal to several different species at the Lazy L Safari Park. Thanks for visiting!

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Lazy L is a very nice attraction for Cape Girardeau, MO. They have a large selection of exotic animals. The petting zoo for kids is great. The area is clean and offers a hand cleaning station once the kids have finished playing with the baby...More

2  Thank John G
Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

We are so glad you had a good time at the Lazy L Safari! Thanks so much for visiting and please come back again. We are always getting new and different animals for you to see! Thanks!

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We visit Lazy L Safari Park quite often, but this past visit was filled with lots of baby sightings! Two baby zebras, two baby lemurs, a baby white camel named Liberty, and tiny pot bellied pigs were just some of little ones spotted! Always fun...More

1  Thank tonandjer
Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thank you so much for visiting our zoo. We really appreciate your business. Yes, we have a lot of babies right now. Just had another baby zebra born last Thursday - that makes 3 zebra babies so far this year! We just love all of...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

I was not impressed with this place. This was someones farm in the middle of no where. They want you too pay $7 per person for animals you can see from your car. What my group thought was a real giraffe was actually a statue...More

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Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2016

Thank you for visiting our zoo, but I'm sorry you were disappointed. Your right, this is our family farm. We are a working ranch and agritourism operation. Agritourism is when you open your farm to visitors - it's the latest tourism activity in the past...More

Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

여기 최고!!!! 넘 재밌게 놀다왓어요 많은 기대 안하고 갓더니 더 좋았던 듯! 동물 만지고 밥주고 할수있어요 넘넘 재밌엇답니다 I just went this place and it was awesome!!! It is not big but many animals and you can feed pretty much everyone there If you love...More

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Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2016

Thank you for visiting and we are so glad you had such a great time! Yes, you can get up close and personal with a lot of the animals at our zoo. Please come back and visit us again soon!

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I took my children last summer to the safari park. It was all great until we got inside the little barn area. They had a kangaroo with a cone around its beck and had blood everywhere. It really freaked my children out. I asked the...More

1  Thank Mandy I
Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2016

I'm sorry you were upset by your visit last summer to the zoo. The kangaroo you mentioned in your review was under veterinary care at the time. Yes, the kangaroo had a cone around his neck as veterinarians often use these devices to keep an...More

Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This place was really sad they had small enclosures Danimals didn't have room to run or move very much it was dirty and smelly I had my five-year-old grandson and it really Disturbed him that the animals were treated the way they are I just...More

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Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2016

I am so sorry that your grandson was upset during your visit to our zoo. That is not we are about. We take good care of our animals and we want our guests to enjoy their visit to our working ranch/zoo as well. I have...More

Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I was a little skeptical of this place when I was reading about it. I was actually impressed when I got there. They really do have a lot of different animals. It's a little run down and crowded, but it seems like they take good...More

1  Thank Beebopabby
Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Thanks for visiting and glad you had a good time! The Parakeet Jungle Exhibit is a "favorite" of many of our visitors - if you like birds! Lol We are a small zoo but we have over 50 different species of exotic animals. We did...More

Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Very redneck zoo my 3 year old loved it but I was not impressed for the price. Good for Cape girardeau thoMore

1  Thank liljeeplover
Vicki L, Owner at Lazy L Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

So glad your child loved the zoo! Yes, we are an actual working ranch/zoo operation. All admission prices go towards the upkeep of the animals such as feed, etc. We are a privately owned family zoo with no donations or funds received from any other...More

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No, there aren't any sprinklers.
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Response from Lazy L S | Property representative |
Admission is $7.00 per person (ages 2 to adult) plus sales tax. Under 2 is free. Feed to feed the animals is $1.00 per bag and feedsticks for the Parakeet Jungle Exhibit are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. Hope to see you soon!
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