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Bailiwick Animal Park

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118 Castle Rd, Catskill, NY 12414-5544
+1 518-678-5665
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How Cute

My husband and I were in the capital district and we decided to check this little place out and I... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Cassandra J
via mobile
Great time for all.

Had my family visit from down state with their 8 year old daughter. Weather was cool so no pool... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
via mobile
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118 Castle Rd, Catskill, NY 12414-5544
+1 518-678-5665
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in the capital district and we decided to check this little place out and I am so happy we did! I’m not sure how busy they are in the weekends or during peak season but we went on a Monday...More

Thank Cassandra J
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Had my family visit from down state with their 8 year old daughter. Weather was cool so no pool and after attending the local fair the day before wanted something else to occupy my niece. Came to Balliwood and loved it. Many enclosure free rabbits,...More

Thank kat1419
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Read other reviews and wanted to see for myself. Didn't expect the Catskill game Farm but also didn't expect what we saw. Animals were skinny dirty and sickly looking. Not one animal had food or water. Not one worker did we see tending to an...More

2  Thank phelmedach
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Took my granddaughters ages 1 and 2. They were free to get in. Got a discount through Groupon which also was great. This is a quaint little zoo packed full of fun animals. I was surprised by the great variety of animals and loved the...More

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Had so much fun with hands on feeding of all the animals!! Owners were so nice! Everyone should visit and enjoy this place as there are not a lot of places like this left unfortunately, so support it and go, and you will love it...More

Thank sally z
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Wonderful hands on petting zoo! People need to come and support this zoo so we dont lose such a wonderful place and it will help fund the lovely, caring people that comfort and care for the animals! You will love the experience and the animals...More

1  Thank catskillhappy
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I took my 2 yr old and 4 yr old for a visit, and we all had a blast! They loved feeding the animals and playing on the playground. The staff was super helpful and friendly. We will definitely go back!

Thank Tara G
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Went with my daughter and grandson. Had a great time. You could feel all the love these animals are given. Some People say animals should not be on display. However when animals cannot be released it is so comforting to know they are in a...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

No expecting much from a web search of a place to take my two young daughters, 6 & 9 yrs, horse riding we wound up booking Bailiwick animal farm. We visited the zoo which was very children friendly and clean. Feed such as carrots and...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This was our second time at Bailiwick and were impressed with the conditions both times. The animals were alert, curious and well cared for and the cages and surroundings were clean and stocked with fresh food and clean water. Staffing was more than sufficient for...More

Thank CRM0406
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11 August 2017|
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Response from catskillhappy | Reviewed this property |
They do not serve food (only animal food to buy there to feed the cute animals!), but there are restaurants nearby that you can find after zoo closes at 5! The price i think (dont quote me, because i bought a lot of animal... More
28 August 2016|
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Response from Jeana D | Reviewed this property |
I don't know why others felt this way. we had the opportunity to talk to the owner and these animals are very much loved.
Kamal P
14 July 2016|
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Response from edny82 | Reviewed this property |
No - the CGF closed in 2006. Bailiwick has been around for decades as a horse stable / trail rides but after the Game Farm's closing they set up a small (a couple of acres versus 100s). It's a small collection, but very... More