Animal Encounters

This page lists places in the Ocala, Florida area where kids can interact with or observe animals including: pets, farm animals, zoo animals and animals in the wild.
Kids Ocala: Animal Encounters - Fun 4 Ocala Kids
Endangered Animal Rescue Sanctuary (E.A.R.S)

From tigers, lions and cougars to bears and monkeys... they have them all (over 200 in fact!). EARS ...

2615 East Highway 318, Citra, FL, 32113
Farm To You Revue: Private Animal Ranch Tours

Animal Adventure Trek - Join us for a fun outdoor trek with the animal of your choice. Get some exe ...

19410 SW 25th Pl Suite #3, Dunnellon, Florida, 34431
Farm Tours of Ocala

Enjoy a morning tour of Ocala’s working farms! Visit 3 Farms/Locations for an interactive experience ...

801 SW 60th Ave, Ocala, FL
Florida International Teaching Zoo

The Florida International Teaching Zoo promotes public education through conservation and reproducti ...

7725 FL 48, Bushnell, FL, 33513
Forest Animal Rescue by Peace River Refuge & Ranch

Tours are given twice a month in the sanctuary’s Land Rover; no more than four people at a time can ...

640 NE 170th Ct., Silver Springs, Florida, 34488
Gypsy Gold Horse Farm

Gypsy Gold is the home of North America's first Gypsy Vanner Horses, a selectively bred horse develo ...

12501 SW 8th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34473
Horse Country Carriage Company & Tours

Horse Country Carriage Company & Tours is located in the heart of Ocala’s finest farms and estates. ...

5400 NW 110th Ave, Ocala, Florida
Kindred Spirits Animal Sanctuary

At Kindred Spirits, farm animals are our friends, not our food. We are a vegan farm animal sanctuary ...

12606 N US Hwy 27, Ocala, FL, 34482
Ocala Wildlife Sanctuary

Ocala Wildlife Sanctuary provides humane care for all birds in distress (though owls are their main ...

2020 SW 5th Ave, Ocala, FL, 34471
Petting Zoo Ocala

Petting Zoo Ocala offers a variety of kid-friendly farm animals for viewing, petting and feeding. A ...

11150 West Hwy 40, Ocala, FL, 34482
Silver Springs State Park Glass Bottom Boats

Take a tour aboard one of our historic Glass Bottom Boats and marvel at the beauty and sheer size of ...

5656 East Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL, 34488
Two Tails Ranch - All about Elephants

All About Elephants is an educational program held on site at The Two Tails Ranch in north central F ...

18655 NE 81st Street, Williston, FL, 32696