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Scanlon's Pet Farm

#69 of 73 things to do in Dingle Features Animals
Baile an Locaigh, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 5135
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Not what we expected

If you have small children this is worth a stop. I was expecting, lambs, goats, ponies. The care... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
gabriel411
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Edmond, Oklahoma
Awful

I paid 7 euro to get in and I'm not sure what I paid for. The "farm" itself is about 50 metres... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Katie R
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible41%
8 Apr 2017
“Not what we expected”
31 Aug 2016
“Awful”
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Baile an Locaigh, Dingle, Ireland
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+353 66 915 5135

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

If you have small children this is worth a stop. I was expecting, lambs, goats, ponies. The care takers were friendly.

Thank gabriel411
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I paid 7 euro to get in and I'm not sure what I paid for. The "farm" itself is about 50 metres long. I first met two dogs tied to short chains who were desperate for attention and clearly underfed. Their pens were next to...More

2  Thank Katie R
Management response:Responded 14 December 2016

I'm sorry you had a bad experience at our Farm I'd like to inform you that the animals in the pet farm are well loved and cared for,the pens are cleaned daily and all our animals are considered part of our family and working life....More

Reviewed 9 July 2016

7 Euros for adults, 4 for children... I still dont't know what for! We went there with our 4 1/2 years old daughter. The thing she enjoyed most was the river at the far side of the pet farm and the baby dog that followed...More

3  Thank Pat C
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This was just a complete let-down to our family group. It was dirty, untidy with rotting seats beside a "playground" overgrown with grass and rusty toys which continued with broken toys in adjoining "playroom" - a dilapidated former outhouse! No effort whatsoever to make this...More

2  Thank frankos23
Reviewed 14 August 2015

The owners are genuine and down to earth. Yes the place isn't the Taj Mahal, but who would it expect it to be when caring for some many animals. Is a cross between Doc Dolittle, the DC Zoo and a typical country farm - all...More

1  Thank cooffwego
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This cute little farm is a must see along dingles amazing sleigh head drive. Firstly the location is breath taking, with a view of the 3 sisters and the Atlantic. The farm is nestled at the base of mount Brandon, Ireland's second tallest mountain. The...More

Thank 469katie
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

This is not worth the money, don't go... Some of the areas had no animals at all In them.. And it is very run down and I have seen better places.. Keep you money for something more worth while..

2  Thank kiaraenright
Reviewed 8 May 2014

7 euro might have been stretch...but after feeding a young baby lamb, I don't think I can eat lamb for awhile. Puppies, ducks, sheep, goats, pigs, a peacock, emus, cows, chickens and a beautiful, secluded, and lovely creek in the way back...I don't know...my wife...More

3  Thank John P
Reviewed 2 August 2013

As a previous reviewer has pointed out you pay 7 euros for absolutely nothing. A few badly kept animals in pens then a walk around fields. The scenery is amazing but you can walk anywhere in the area to get the view. The fences are...More

3  Thank Toots74
Reviewed 1 April 2012

Had a brilliant time at this petting farm. Beautiful countryside, lots of animals and friendly staff. Would recommend it for both kids and grown-ups!

5  Thank ElS551551
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