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Red Rock, Nevada: Animal Ark: Casino Cast-Offs

A refuge for wild animals that have been abandoned by idiot owners. Bears, foxes, raccoons, white tigers, lynx, bobcats, etc.

Animal Ark Wildlife Sanctuary

Address:
1265 Deerlodge Rd, Red Rock, NV
Directions:
Animal Ark Wildlife Sanctuary. North of Reno. US-395 exit 78. Turn north onto Red Rock Rd. Drive 11.5 miles. Turn right onto Deerlodge Rd. Drive one mile, then turn right into the signed driveway for the Ark.
Hours:
April-Oct. Tu-Su 10-4:30 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
775-970-3111
Admission:
Adults $18.
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Animal Ark: Casino Cast-Offs

The Animal Ark is a refuge for wild animals that have been abandoned by idiot owners, or left out in the cold by old has-been casino shows. It is a real place with real folks, caring for these unwanted animals. The animals receive great care, and can live out their lives in a decent environment. The animals range from bears to foxes to raccoons to white tigers, and many other cats, lynx, bobcat, etc.

[John Metz, 06/17/2001]

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