Tiger 2
Tiger 5
Pot Bellied Pig
Donkey
Bison 2
Lemur 2
Leopard 3
Bison
Coatimundi 3
Leopard 3
Emus
Tiger 8
Leopard 5
Raccoons 3
Grizzly Bear
White Fox
Grizzly Bear 3
Cougar
Tiger 3
Young Lions
Sulcata African Spur Thigh Tortoise
Leopard 2
Wolf Hybid/Wolf
Horse and Donkey 2
Raccoons
Black Fox
Coatimundi 4
Coatimundi
Tiger 4
Red Fox
Grizzly Bear 5
Coatimundi 2
White Fox 2
Tiger 7
Bullfrog
Lemur
Skunk
Raccoons 4
Horse and Donkey
Leopard
Wolf 3
Lions
Cougar
Grizzly Bear 2
Steer
Leopard 4
Pot Bellied Pig 2
Wolf 2
White Fox 3
Miniature Horse
Grizzly Bear 7
Grizzly Bear 6
Armadillo
Pot Bellied Pig 3
Tiger
Porcupine 3
Horse
Emus 2
Grizzly Bear 4
Tiger 6
Raccoons 2
Steer 2
Box Turtle
Lion
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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