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Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch

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17599 E Peak Lane, Exit #219 on Interstate 10, Picacho, AZ 85141
+1 520-466-3658
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Best Stop on Roadtrip!!!

After reading the reviews, I forced my 18yo son to stop here and it turned out to be one of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CC71OK
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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So Much Fun!

We recently visited with our 4 and 6 year old boys had had a blast. We had been there 2 years ago... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Megan G
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Upclose encounters with lots of different animals including Ostrich, Deer, Lorikeets and so many more! Plus Monster Truck Tours complete with 4-wheelin' fun and ostrich fishin'. Gift Shop on premises.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
LOCATION
17599 E Peak Lane, Exit #219 on Interstate 10, Picacho, AZ 85141
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+1 520-466-3658
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"monster truck ride"
in 56 reviews
"feed the animals"
in 24 reviews
"ostrich ranch"
in 36 reviews
"all ages"
in 27 reviews
"colorful birds"
in 6 reviews
"roadside attraction"
in 7 reviews
"large cup"
in 4 reviews
"orange slices"
in 3 reviews
"various animals"
in 8 reviews
"hand feeding"
in 4 reviews
"petting zoo"
in 10 reviews
"love animals"
in 5 reviews
"food pellets"
in 4 reviews
"just plain fun"
in 3 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 13 reviews
"great fun"
in 12 reviews
"kids and adults"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading the reviews, I forced my 18yo son to stop here and it turned out to be one of the highlights of our entire vacation. It was 104 degrees and we didn't want to leave. We stayed about 45 min. They give you plenty...More

Thank CC71OK
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited with our 4 and 6 year old boys had had a blast. We had been there 2 years ago and they have renovated and added so much in that time. When you enter its shaded and cooled with huge fans so it's...More

Thank Megan G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by chance , 13 dollar entry is great value- that said charging people to feed your animals is a fantastic business model !!. The animals and the thought put into the layout is brilliant. We had a great time feeding the variety of...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

We decided to go randomly because my kindergartener has to write a zoo report and his assigned animal was the Ostrich. It was such a great day. It is clean. The people are overly friendly. The set up is seamless. We just had a really...More

Thank Haley L
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RC_Ostrich_Ranch, Manager at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

What a lucky kiddo to be assigned to report on the Ostrich and it sounds like he got all the information he needed from the professional herself, Mrs. Lucille Cogburn! How fun! Hope he got an A++ on that report =] Thank you so much...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

You may think that a farm full of animals would just satisfy the likes of kids, but I assure you even the "big kids" will enjoy this place!! :) You get to feed every animal that is on the farm! (If you choose to pay...More

Thank Leah B
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RC_Ostrich_Ranch, Manager at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

What an amazing review of not only our facility but also our staff! We are definitely a place for all ages, including adults who turn into big (or even little) kids! =] Thank you for the great 5 star review and we hope to see...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2018

We stopped at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch while vacationing in Arizona last week. We had seen the signs and thought we would stop to see what it was all about. I wish our grandkids could have been with us, it was very family oriented. We...More

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RC_Ostrich_Ranch, Manager at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

The Lorikeets are always a fan favorite which is why we place them towards the end, so your experience can be topped off perfectly with those little love birds! "A shining star in the desert" is by far one of the most lovely titles we...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Took my 3 year old grandson. What a great place. Very organized. He was timid at first but quickly warmed up to all the animals and had a great time feeding all the animals. His favorite were the stingrays. The facility was very clean and...More

Thank Ellen W
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RC_Ostrich_Ranch, Manager at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Isn't it incredible to see how animals can really make a person or kiddo bloom?? Its part of the reason we have the facility we have! We love providing an experience for people they cant get anywhere else and allow them to become their true...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

We really didn't know what to expect when we arrived. The entire facility is well maintained. They provide each person with food for all the animals and it makes for an interesting and fun excursion. Most of the animals eat directly from your hand and...More

Thank Brianccc
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RC_Ostrich_Ranch, Manager at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

We often get called a hidden gem seeing that not many people know what to expect when they pull up and then become pleasantly surprise at everything we have to offer! Glad to hear our facility, staff and animals left such a great impression on...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Upon entering this tacky roadside attraction, I was disgusted to find that most of the animals seemed miserable, hungry and sick. Their pins were spacious, but with little or no shade, no hay, no trees, only dirt and cement. The donkeys, deer, goats and ostrich...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2018

We took our 6 and 8 yr old grandsons thinking they might like to see the ostriches and didn't realize how many different animals were there. The kids had a blast and so did their parents and grandparents. The favorites were the goats, miniature donkeys...More

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RC_Ostrich_Ranch, Manager at Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thank you so much for the awesome 5 star review! Nowadays its hard to find a stop that everyone of all ages can enjoy and we are glad to hear we could provide that for you. We hope to see you again real soon!

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cynthia k
February 8, 2018|
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Response from IBMSweathog | Reviewed this property |
Since the monster truck was involved in an accident the ranch has suspended monster truck rides until further notice. Ranch is still open and lots of cool stuff to do there.
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rmsecor
November 3, 2017|
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Response from CChristie966 | Reviewed this property |
2-3 hours, depending on if kids are involved. I was really surprised at the things they did have
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ared2lip
February 26, 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
No, due to FDA and numerous other regulations just like you can't buy duck or quail eggs at the corner market or ivory at the zoo. You can buy a decorated (empty) shell to show them the size, or better yet take them out... More
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