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Catskill Animal Sanctuary

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316 Old Stage Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477-4453
+1 845-336-8447
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A Wonderful Place....

My fiancé came here because we were staying in the area plus we just love animals. I read previous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hope B
via mobile
Vegan paradise - Disappointment for the rest

Let me first say this - the property is impeccably clean. These animals are loved and cared for... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Lisa D
North Salem, New York, United States
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No trip to the Hudson Valley is complete without visiting Catskill Animal Sanctuary. We’re open to the public for weekend tours from April-October and year-round for guests of The Homestead. • Meet cows, pigs, chickens, goats, ducks, sheep, and horses on a walking tour • Hear the stories of their lives and why they were rescued • Learn how you can help farm animals, your health, and the planet starting today Stay at The Homestead! Be our guest in one of three beautiful rooms, or a private suite, complete with your own kitchen, living room, bedroom, and bath. You’ll enjoy a delicious breakfast and can explore the grounds at your leisure.
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316 Old Stage Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477-4453
+1 845-336-8447
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancé came here because we were staying in the area plus we just love animals. I read previous reviews where people said that they “preach a vegan lifestyle”. I do not agree. Quite frankly, I think these people were just turned off and didn’t...More

Thank Hope B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Let me first say this - the property is impeccably clean. These animals are loved and cared for - there is zero doubt. That said, unless you want to learn of all the evils of eating meat - save your money. We went with FULL...More

8  Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This was a surprise for us. My sister in law picked this place to visit with our kids (ages 10 and 11). We had an amazing visit. We did a tour and didn't want it to end. I learned so much, the kids had a...More

2  Thank Christy C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Not really much to see. They require 100 caratures but I have nothing else to say. It's just a place fr animals that need a home.

Thank Jackhatt
Reviewed 22 September 2017

They walk you around and show you delicious farm animals like bacon, beef, chicken and try to guilt trip you the whole time that they are vegans and you are horrible people because you eat the meat of weaker animals like god intended.

1  Thank iLOV3F00D
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The tour was okay. The guide was informative and it was interesting to hear about the animals. However, you could visit any farm in the area for the same type of experience, without the vegan lecture.

2  Thank Andylucia
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and stayed at the Homstead, which is the B&B for the Catskill Animal Sanctuary. It was comfortable, with charm and character but all modern updates. Nancy greeted us with a warm welcome upon our arrival and made a delicious vegan breakfast the following...More

1  Thank AlanTrac
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Let me start off with saying I am Vegan and have toured Woodstock sanctuary in the past. I wanted to visit a different sanctuary for my birthday and bring along many friends that are not vegan. I am happy these animals are well taken cared...More

1  Thank gsepulveda
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The tour lasts 90 minutes. Pretty walkable, the animals live fairly close together. Depending on each animal's mood, you could interact with goats, sheep, 900-lb pigs, horses, chickens, turkeys, etc. A number of these animals bear the scars of the food industry from which they...More

2  Thank cws232
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We drove an hour to bring our 2 1/2 yr old son to the sanctuary to meet all the animals he sings about. Unfortunately, instead of playfully interacting with these beautiful animals, our son and the two other children his age were expected to stay...More

1  Thank Michele M
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21 February 2016|
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Response from Thomas N | Property representative |
We open in April for weekend tours. Check out our website for all the information you'll need to plan a visit. See you soon!