Zoos and Pet Farms   

Zoos and pet farms are fantastic fun for all the family.

Over the years, many fun days are spent at animal farms in Ireland.

Choose from the most popular zoos and pet farms below, for more information.

Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo, located in the Phoenix Park in the heart of Dublin city, is Irelands most popular family attraction and welcomed over one million visitors last year. As one of the worlds oldest and most popular zoos, the 28 hectare park is home to some 400 animals in an environment where educ

Phoenix Park, Dublin
Blackwater Open Farm

Blackwater Open Farm

Visit Blackwater Open Farm for a fun day out for the whole family. Meet the animals, play in the playground, milk Jessie the model dairy cow, ride the tractors and enjoy a bite to eat in their seasonal restaurant. - Space Net Climbing Frame - Zip Line - Model Life Size Milking Cow

Ballinaclash, Blackwater, Co. Wexford
Wildlife Educational Centre

Wildlife Educational Centre

This purpose-built Wildlife Exhibition & Educational Centre opened in June 2000, displays one of the largest privately owned collections of mounted birds and mammals in Ireland. The Centre displays 200 species of Irish fauna in five specially designed habitat sets; River/Lake/Coastal, Bo

Listinny, Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan
Adopt a Sheep Kissane Sheep Farm

Adopt a Sheep Kissane Sheep Farm

Kissane Sheep Farm is a working mountain farm with approximately 1000 sheep and their lambs. Visitors can experience the hard work on the farm: sheepdog demonstrations, sheep shearing in shearing season, feeding pet lambs, 3 marked mountain walks with magnificent views. They can Adopt a Sh

Molls Gap, Kenmare, Co. Kerry.
T.A.C.T (Talnotry Avian Care Trust

T.A.C.T (Talnotry Avian Care Trust

T.A.C.T cares for a variety of birds and mammals native to Ireland, as well as a few non - native birds and abandoned animals. T.A.C.T currently has around 350 animals in its long term care. These include gannets, swans, kestrels, sparrow hawks, owls, foxes, hedgehogs, geese and ducks, as

2 Crumlin Road, Crumlin, Co Antrim, BT294AD
Donkey Sanctuary

Donkey Sanctuary

The Donkey Sanctuary has taken in about 2400 donkeys rescued from all parts of Ireland. Many have been abandoned or put in a field and given little or no attention after having worked for their owners for years, hauling peat or pulling a cart. There is a strong feeling at the Donkey Sanctu

Knockardbane, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co. Cork
Shrule Pet Farm

Shrule Pet Farm

A special pet farm comprising all usual farm animals with emphasis on breeding and preservation of various types of poultry and a varied selection of sheep breeds. Many animals may be handled under supervision, and during guided tours to the deer enclosure the deer may be hand-fed. An at

Ballygarrett, Co. Wexford

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