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Bearded dragon Animal Encounter

Animal encounters -handling- education - Birthday parties

Bearded dragon Animal Encounter

Let the zoo come to you!
Or visit our education centre
​Located in South Yorkshire

Welcome to Animal Ark a non-profit organisation specialising in fun, educational travelling zoos covering South Yorkshire, North Derbyshire, some part of West Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire.

We cater for all occasions (Birthdays, Weddings, Corporate) and these can be held in our onsite animal encounter rooms or we can bring the zoo to you.
 Our staff are fully trained, DBS checked and owned by a Science/SEN Specialist Teacher.

Other services we provide are Animal Therapy, birthday parties, meerkat encounters, small encounters, weddings, childminder groups, fayres, schools, nurseries, care homes etc 



Our aim is to educate people about animals through fun, interactive sessions, which are run and designed by a fully qualified Science/SEN teacher.
Our sessions can be fully adapted to fit all areas of the curriculum.
All our animals are specifically chosen for their calm natures makings sessions as hands on and interactive as possible.
We also aim to make sessions fun and enjoyable, so everyone leaves with a smile on their face.



The welfare of our animals is of upmost importance and all our animals are kept in outstanding conditions and enclosures. Animals will not be used for encounters unless fit and healthy.
Bearded dragon Animal Encounter
Bearded dragon Animal Encounter

Onsite Party Room 

Come and see our newly refurbished party room purposfully designed for and onsite parties.

Available for hire weekday and weekends.

Contact us for more details and availability

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