Coatimundi 2
Tiger
Horse and Donkey
Skunk
Emus 2
White Fox 3
Steer 2
Young Lions
Horse
Tiger 5
Grizzly Bear 5
Black Fox
Leopard 3
Wolf 2
Bullfrog
Coatimundi
Lion
Grizzly Bear 2
Donkey
Steer
Bison 2
Leopard 3
Armadillo
Coatimundi 3
Raccoons 2
White Fox
Raccoons 4
Grizzly Bear 3
Tiger 7
Grizzly Bear 6
Pot Bellied Pig 3
Grizzly Bear 4
Tiger 4
Wolf Hybid/Wolf
Horse and Donkey 2
Box Turtle
Bison
Leopard 5
Lemur
Miniature Horse
Wolf 3
Pot Bellied Pig 2
Cougar
Tiger 2
Raccoons
White Fox 2
Coatimundi 4
Grizzly Bear 7
Tiger 8
Leopard 2
Sulcata African Spur Thigh Tortoise
Porcupine 3
Leopard
Tiger 6
Red Fox
Lions
Leopard 4
Grizzly Bear
Cougar
Pot Bellied Pig
Emus
Raccoons 3
Lemur 2
Tiger 3
To create awareness, values, and understanding of animals and their environment through education.

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MISSION STATEMENT

To create awareness, values, and understanding of animals and their environment through education.

VISION STATEMENT

All animals will thrive in a clean, safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment always respected and care for by the humans whose share the same community.

PURPOSE

Bear Path Acres Animal Educational Center is a charitable and educational organization, whose purpose is to advance the interest in and educate the public on the importance of animals and the role they play in our everyday life. Bear Path Acres Animal Educational Center, a USDA Licensed Zoo, will educate the public to appreciate, care for, and understand our wildlife, farm animals, and exotics.

Welcome to Bear Path Acres

Bear Path Acres Animal Educational Center is conveniently located in Southampton County, Virginia, just 9 miles south of the City of Franklin. You will leisurely stroll along our walkways to enjoy the vast assortment of wonderful animals. Spend an hour or pack your lunch and spend the day! We will educate you on some very interesting facts about our wonderful assortment of animals. We would like for you to hraccoonave respect and pride in all that Mother Nature has to offer. We will allow you to take a closer look at your agricultural roots, by providing a clean, safe, nurturing and stimulating environment. Come have a relaxing time at “Your Hometown Zoo”!

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