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Lanta Animal Welfare

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Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Awesome place!

This place is super cool and definitely worth checking out! What the shelter has done and continues... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dhdhrtndjf
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Amazing

Wonderful things they’re doing here to help the animals on the island ♥️ they have a kitty city... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
minalicious
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About
Lanta Animal Welfare (LAW) is a non-profit organization based on Ko Lanta. LAW's objective is to rehabilitate suffering and sick animals on the island through sterilisation and care. We are open to visitors everyday from 9am to 5pm and our volunteer...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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629 Moo. 2, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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+66 84 304 4331
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is super cool and definitely worth checking out! What the shelter has done and continues to do for the animals of Koh Lanta and surrounding areas is truly amazing. The volunteers are super nice and willing to answer any questions about their animals.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dhdhrtndjf
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The place is for a great cause! For a visitor it is hard to figure out where they should go, how it all functions, etc. Better information needed. Also the marketing side could be more brought together to make the entire place work better for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful things they’re doing here to help the animals on the island ♥️ they have a kitty city area to play with cats and offer free tours of the facilities

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful place full of passionate volunteers doing great work and also surprisingly ordered and disciplined. We came to walk the dogs in the morning and were thoroughly briefed and prepared for the experience. I liked that there was never any pressure to donate and you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank IL_eliram
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not that much to see, but you can spend a little time in the kittys area and play with the cats. The volontear workers are dedicated and tell you about the background history of the place. Even though it may not be the most interesting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HeidiK308
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited here to escape the rain and came away impressed with this organization’s vision and the work they are doing on Lanta. Kitty City is an impressively large open environment for the nearly 40 cats currently in residence. I got and iced coffee and cupcake...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jordanbball17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit at ko lanta and good location looking, this is the best place to go and visit. They have take care of many dogs and cat. Good to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PutsaS1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Lanta Animal Welfare the morning after we took a cooking class at the affiliated Time for Lime (also worth having a look at if on the island for a few days) where we heard about all the great work that they do rescuing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SarahEL03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here near to opening time and got to meet and walk Keith’s pack. The staff took us to the pen where we got to meet the pack before we took them for a walk along a route marked out with coloured flags to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jadee89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit here especially with the cats in Kitty City. All the cats are so friendly, chilled and playful. The tour to see some of the rescue dogs was interesting to hear their background and stories and the volunteer was clearly passionate about helping...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sheepiebear
April 19, 2018|
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Response from LantaAnimalWelfare | Property representative |
Many thanks for your kind offer. You and your daughter are welcome to visit the animals at the centre any day from 9-5. You can play and socialize with the rescue cats, and may even be able to exercise one of the rescue... More
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SnowboardMike
July 16, 2017|
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Response from LantaAnimalWelfare | Property representative |
Hi SnowboardMike, great that you are looking forward to visiting us, hopefully you will not be disappointed! No booking needed just turn up. Tours on the hour 10am-4 pm. Dog walking 9-11am and 3-5pm. Doggy and Kitty cuddles... More
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Kalea K
May 16, 2017|
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Response from LantaAnimalWelfare | Property representative |
The tours are free; donations welcomed. Just google lanta animal welfare and there is information about volunteering! LAW is looking for hardworking, organised, bright and committed individuals who are passionate about... More
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