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Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center

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Wonderful place!

What a great experience we had touring this facility. Amazing animals and a great learning... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sandy R
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Clarence Center, New York
A Fabulous Organization and a Great Experience

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending a few hour this week taking a tour of the Southwest... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ltt18
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Providence, Rhode Island
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Tours by appointment only. Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center is a non-profit rescue and rehabilitation facility specializing in wild mammals. Over 70% of the animals that come into our center are returned to the wild. For those that cannot be...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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27026 N 156th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85262-9524
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+1 480-471-3621
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great experience we had touring this facility. Amazing animals and a great learning experience for all. Highly recommend visiting, all of the people were so friendly and knowledgeable, we all learned so much about the animals.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sandy R
Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for coming out to visit us and for leaving us a positive review! We hope that you get the chance to visit us again!

Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending a few hour this week taking a tour of the Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center.(you need to book a tour online in advance) What a fantastic group! The work they do with injured animals is wonderful! Their...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ltt18
Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for coming out to visit us and leaving us a positive review! We hope that you get the chance to visit us again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A family member made the reservations and I will say that I was hesitant about coming to this conservation center thinking that we don't have kids with us so it would probably be boring. It was NOT! We had a wonderful time learning about each...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank romantictravel
Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for leaving us a positive review! Our tours are definitely applicable to EVERY age. We hope that you get the chance to come and visit us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found out about the rescue through google and I am so happy we did. This was the highlight of our trip to Arizona. The staff were incredible and very friendly. The work that they do is inspiring. I really hope more people get to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Frankthecat18
Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving us a positive review and encouraging others to visit us! We hope that you get the chance to visit us again the next time you are in Arizona!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most informative tours we have attended. Robyn, our tour guide, knows how to make the job of rescuing wildlife entertaining for the whole family. We were able to see many species as she coaxed them from their habitats and educated us on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sandywb33
Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a positive review! We will let Robyn know how much you enjoyed your tour and we hope that you have the chance to visit us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this place! The animals are awesome, as is the work they do. We had been out a few years ago, for one of the full moon tours. It was awesome, and we wanted to get up to date on what they are doing....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Janet F
Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a positive review! We hope that you get the chance to visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The two hours that we spent here went by in a flash. We weren't sure what to expect and came away with such respect for the work that they do. Our guide Diane was knowledgeable and told the back stories of each animal. Seeing just...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for leaving us a positive review! We hope that you get the chance to visit us again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While my husband and I might have been the only people in our tour group without any children, we still had a wonderful experience. Tara (I hope I remembered your name correctly) was full of knowledge about the venue and it was clear her passion...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us such a positive review! We hope that you get the chance to come and visit us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour last Saturday morning!! I think Diane was our guide. Got to see so many different animals during our two hours there. Loved listening to all of the stories about each animal. Learned lots of new facts. We saw coyotes, foxes,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a positive review! We hope that you get the chance to visit us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous experience seeing the animals the sanctuary has helped Diane was a great and knowledgeable guide. 👍

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 518randiz
Don C, Owner at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us on a public tour and leaving us a positive review! We hope that you get the chance to visit us again!

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Cathie E
21 April 2018|
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Response from gretchen320 | Reviewed this property |
Thanks Cathie! It was great meeting you too, we appreciate the work that you do and really enjoyed the tour!
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PeachyBoi
18 February 2018|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
The earlier in the day you go,the better chance there is to see more animals, due to the heat.
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