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Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, Sarasota

(4.2/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web)
See and interact with more than 100 animals when you visit Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary. Get close to tigers, a lion, bears, primates, birds, tortoises, and even a liger (a cross between a lion and a tiger). Stop by the animal shows, or hop into the petting zoo to play with them. You can feed the bears and big cats. Later, you can feed yourself at the snack bar. To visit Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary and get the most from your holiday in Sarasota, create itinerary details personal to you using our Sarasota holiday planner.
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  • I am honestly shocked at the overall glowing reviews. If you care at all about animal welfare, you will be disgusted by this place. I took my family here during a vacation, when we were looking to fil...  more »
  • My kids and I had an awesome time here! My daughter loved that she could feed the animals (from a distance using a pole) but it was awesome to be able to get so close to the animals.  more »
  • The family that runs BCH takes good care of the animals here. The big cat cages are clean and have very little odor. Same for all the wild animals. they have a lot of different kinds of bears, a cute ...  more »