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Boo Boo Zoo (The East Maui Animal Refuge)

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Address: 25 Maluaina Pl, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5361
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Animal lovers will adore this place.

My husband and I were the only ones on a Wednesday afternoon tour and were treated to an in-depth tour of the East Maui Animal Refuge. Sylvan, the owner, and his assistant Carolyn... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
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38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My husband and I were the only ones on a Wednesday afternoon tour and were treated to an in-depth tour of the East Maui Animal Refuge. Sylvan, the owner, and his assistant Carolyn (I hope I got her name right) were very friendly and informative. While it's sad to see blind or otherwise sick creatures, it's gratifying to know that... More 

Thank KayinCal
Marina Del Rey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 June 2016

They are currently only offering tours on Wednesday afternoons at 1:00. We were lucky to be the only visitors and were treated to a fantastic tour by the owner Sylvan. He told us wonderful stories about the various types of animals on the property (dog, cats, chickens, roosters, pigs, ducks, goats, deer, horses and a variety of birds). We got... More 

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015

I didn't get to visit the zoo in person, but on our road to Hana trip we rescued a baby goat. The Boo Boo Zoo stayed open past their time to wait for our guide to bring in the baby goat. Above and beyond, way to go Boo Boo Zoo. I've heard that they are the best for taking in... More 

4 Thank Brorose
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2014

We finally made it to the Boo Boo Zoo a rehabilitation sanctuary for injured and orphaned animals who would otherwise die. When we arrived we were greeted by a cat, a peacock, ducks, roosters and chickens, they all came out of the jungle and were so happy to see us! It was very cool, they were looking for some lovin!... More 

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