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Catskill Animal Sanctuary

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316 Old Stage Road, Saugerties, NY 12477-4453
+1 845-336-8447
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A definite must.

This was a surprise for us. My sister in law picked this place to visit with our kids (ages 10 and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Christy C
Farmington Hills, Michigan
Big deal

Not really much to see. They require 100 caratures but I have nothing else to say. It's just a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Saugerties, New York
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No trip to the Hudson Valley is complete without visiting Catskill Animal Sanctuary. We’re open to the public for weekend tours from April-October and year-round for guests of The Homestead. • Meet cows, pigs, chickens, goats, ducks, sheep, and horses on a walking tour • Hear the stories of their lives and why they were rescued • Learn how you can help farm animals, your health, and the planet starting today Stay at The Homestead! Be our guest in one of three beautiful rooms, or a private suite, complete with your own kitchen, living room, bedroom, and bath. You’ll enjoy a delicious breakfast and can explore the grounds at your leisure.
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316 Old Stage Road, Saugerties, NY 12477-4453
+1 845-336-8447
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a surprise for us. My sister in law picked this place to visit with our kids (ages 10 and 11). We had an amazing visit. We did a tour and didn't want it to end. I learned so much, the kids had a...More

Thank Christy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not really much to see. They require 100 caratures but I have nothing else to say. It's just a place fr animals that need a home.

Thank Jackhatt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They walk you around and show you delicious farm animals like bacon, beef, chicken and try to guilt trip you the whole time that they are vegans and you are horrible people because you eat the meat of weaker animals like god intended.

Thank iLOV3F00D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour was okay. The guide was informative and it was interesting to hear about the animals. However, you could visit any farm in the area for the same type of experience, without the vegan lecture.

Thank Andylucia
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and stayed at the Homstead, which is the B&B for the Catskill Animal Sanctuary. It was comfortable, with charm and character but all modern updates. Nancy greeted us with a warm welcome upon our arrival and made a delicious vegan breakfast the following...More

Thank AlanTrac
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Let me start off with saying I am Vegan and have toured Woodstock sanctuary in the past. I wanted to visit a different sanctuary for my birthday and bring along many friends that are not vegan. I am happy these animals are well taken cared...More

Thank gsepulveda
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The tour lasts 90 minutes. Pretty walkable, the animals live fairly close together. Depending on each animal's mood, you could interact with goats, sheep, 900-lb pigs, horses, chickens, turkeys, etc. A number of these animals bear the scars of the food industry from which they...More

1  Thank cws232
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We drove an hour to bring our 2 1/2 yr old son to the sanctuary to meet all the animals he sings about. Unfortunately, instead of playfully interacting with these beautiful animals, our son and the two other children his age were expected to stay...More

1  Thank Michele M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have know Kathy for many years and have been to Catskill Animal Santuary many times adopted from and had to give to awesome place excellent job being done!

Thank carlapicayo
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful place with beautiful people as well. You need a few hours however as the tour is about an hour and a half. Tours are every hour or so and may not be for younger children as there is no hop on hop off...More

Thank rickywestham
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22 February 2016|
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Response from Thomas N | Property representative |
We open in April for weekend tours. Check out our website for all the information you'll need to plan a visit. See you soon!