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Cuddly Dominion, Aso

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Zoo / Aquarium
An animal theme park for children with over 1,100 animals from 95 species, Cuddly Dominion makes all sorts of friendly animals available for interaction. You can pet a bear cub or place a bet on your favorite racing pig and win a plush toy. Daily performances with a chimp and a bulldog compete for attention with daily penguin shows. Ducks, monkeys, alpacas, pigs, llamas, goats, sheep, roosters, capybaras, rabbits, ponies, hedgehogs, guinea pigs, porcupines, and ferrets call this place home. There are also separate dog, bear, and cat areas. For extra fun, you can book an optional helicopter ride to and from the site. Work out when and for how long to visit Cuddly Dominion and other Aso attractions using our handy Aso trip builder.
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  • Even our teenage kids enjoyed it. For a small fee you can play with a bear cub (about 1 yr old), and they have some entertaining shows with dogs, monkeys, and penguins. Very friendly staff.  more »
  • The site is a child's animal theme park, playing with pets. But it is also the site of an amazing helicopter trip over the Mt Aso area. To get to the helicopter you have to pay to get into the Park; j...  more »
  • It is not a zoo. Let me list down the main areas : 1. There is a payable cat house ( yes, additional fee on top of the main entrance fee) which we did not visit . 2. A pretty zodiac garden 3. A dog ar...  more »