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Philip's Animal Garden

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Alto Vista 116, Noord, Aruba
+297 593 5363
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Philips animal garden is a nonprofit organization. We do not rely on governmental support and get our resources entirely out of tours, theme-days and donations. The funds acquired will be solely and fully used to guarantee the wellbeing of the animals in several ways, such as: The safety and cleanness of the environment (habitat). All the required and necessary (expensive) vaccines that differ per animal. To provide for the specific maintenance and specific diets which are required to guarantee health and longevity of the species. Veterinarian care.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“feed the animals” (159 reviews)
“animal lovers” (54 reviews)
“love animals” (29 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Alto Vista 116, Noord, Aruba
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+297 593 5363
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"feed the animals"
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"animal lovers"
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"love animals"
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"animals seem"
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"animal rescue"
in 50 reviews
"food pellets"
in 10 reviews
"great animal"
in 9 reviews
"wide variety of animals"
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"entrance fee"
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"fun feeding"
in 13 reviews
"well taken care"
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"exotic animals"
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"baby goats"
in 21 reviews
"petting zoo"
in 14 reviews
"utv tour"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm a sucker for anything animal related so had to visit. Fun mini stop if you have kids or even want to get away from resort area.

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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Beckeep, Thanks for stopping by Philips Animal Garden and taking a little time to interact with our rescued residents and for your review of your time spent with them.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent about 1 1/2 hours here. It's an animal rescue which we appreciated someone was taking good care of the animals and giving them a home. If you go into the visit like it's not a fancy zoo type place but a rescue, you'll...More

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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

LoisTall, Thank you for visiting Philips Animal Garden and for your comments of your time interacting with our rescued residents. You will be happy to know that due to generous donation from one of our main supporters, Around Aruba Tours, we are almost complete in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check it out and feed the four legged animals of this animal refugee. All the animals had been rescued from Zoo's in Aruba. Support and good caused and see some animals.More

Thank Justin R
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Justin R, Thank you for visiting Philips Animal Garden our all animal rescue habitat. True that some of the larger mammals had to be rescued from an abandoned zoo, many of the others have been saved from terrible living conditions with private citizens and or...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our kids had a great time at the Animal Garden-they loved being able to feed the animals and interact with them. They were thoroughly entertained by the howler monkey who put on quite a show for us! One thing-we were taking a picture with the...More

Thank bwhitney0405
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

bwhitney0405, Thank you for touring Phlips Animal Garden with your family and for your comments / review of your time interacting with our rescued residents.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of four with two kids visited Philip’s Animal Garden in July 2018. While the zoo has some variety off animals (birds, horses, donkeys, camels, goats, snakes, cows, monkeys, emu/ostriches), there are mainly goats, monkeys, and parrots in multiple cages around the place. The...More

Thank egoooooool
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

egoooooool, Not a Zoo, an all animal rescue habitat, ran on donations and the support of animal lovers and local business's. . All rescues are fed daily with the highest quality feed available to insure that they stay healthy. All habitats are cleaned daily and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed feeding the 4 legged animals carrots and feed pellets. I wish they would use more of the entrance fee to improve the pens where the animals are kept. In my mind, this place needs a lot of attention. It would be a good...More

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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

srblohm, Thanks for visiting Phips Animal Garden our all animal rescue habitat. Please note that not only does 100% of the entry fee go towards the care, feeding and health of our rescued residents, but also towards maintenance and upkeep of the garden. In addition...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We only had one day in Aruba, as it was one of many ports on our cruise, and I am so glad we spent part of it at Philip’s Animal Garden. My children (ages 3 & 5) has a blast feeding all of the animals...More

Thank kcbren
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

kcbren, Thank you joining us at Philips Animal Garden during your port of call in Aruba and for highly recommending our all animal rescue habitat to others.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for about a half a day and we wish we would have had more time. This place is super awesome and is great for any animal lover. Kids will love it and it will brighten their day a little. It’s a great place...More

Thank Sammy S
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sammy S, Thank you for visiting Philips Animal Garden and talking some time to interact with our rescued residents.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

A must visit for all ages who appreciate animals that are rescued and put in a environment of interaction and safety great for kids and adults

Thank Mary L
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Mary L, Thank you for visiting Philips Animal Garden, our all animal rescue habitat and for you great review of your experience interacting with our rescued residents.

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Getting a bag of carrots and food pellets, the kids were all excited that they were allowed to feed most animals, including camels, deer, horses - going far beyond the average petting zoo where you get to feed a few goats maybe. Recommended.

Thank SandSNYC
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

SandSNYC, Thanks go out to you and your family for visiting Philips Animal Garden and interacting with some of our rescued residents.

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Sammy S
12 June 2018|
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Response from Michael v | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall any gift shop. Still a fun place to visit though!
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Cindy M
22 January 2018|
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Response from MarktheVolunteer | Property representative |
All of the snakes that have been rescued are all housed inside enclosures that can only be accessed by the staff of Philips Animal Garden.
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D3261FW
5 October 2017|
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Response from MarktheVolunteer | Property representative |
Currently there is not.
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