Your Guide to Claws ‘N’ Paws Wild Animal Park 

Experience the thrill of the best petting zoo in the Pocono Mountains. On your next visit, Claws ‘N’ Paws Wild Animal Park is waiting to be discovered. Fun for the whole family, the park offers visitors a unique chance to marvel at animals from all over the globe. While you’re here, don’t forget to request access to our complimentary Vacation Guide. Our guide is full of all of the area’s best restaurants, attractions, and events. Building the perfect Pocono Mountain getaway is impossible without it! 

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Claws ‘N’ Paws Wild Animal Park

About Claws ‘N’ Paws

Claws ‘N’ Paws Wild Animal Park offers guests one of the most exciting experiences in the Poconos. Offering everything from educational events, petting zoos, and exotic animal enclosures, spending a day in the park is an absolute must on your next visit to the area. If you’re traveling with kids, they’ll love seeing the young Bengal Tiger, Kiera, or looking up at the Giraffes! 

Activities and Exhibits

As mentioned, Claws ‘N’ Paws has a variety of things to do, making it great for all ages. Young children can pet the goats and sheep in the petting zoo or say hello to the Cockatoo, Chester. Tours are also offered to school groups! With over 100 unique animals living at the zoo, there is always something new to see! 


Claws ‘N’ Paws occasionally hosts exciting events and promotions. For example, August Kids and Critters Day offers fun activities for kids, including face painting or quiz quests.  Lower admission prices are regularly featured as well during special days throughout the year. Check the schedule before your next trip! 

Prices and Hours

Claws ‘N’ Paws is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This includes weekends and holidays! Prices are as follows:

Adults (12 & up)………. $18.50

Junior (2-11)……………. $13.50

Senior(65 & up)……….. $17.50


1475 Ledgedale Rd, Lake Ariel, PA 18436

Where to Stay in the Pocono Mountains

view of pool at lake naomiMountaintop Lodge sits along the shores of the pristine Lake Naomi, just a short drive from all the activities mentioned above. If you don’t want to go that far for exciting activities, though, you don’t have to, as guests of Mountaintop Lodge receive free access to all the amenities at Lake Naomi Club.

If you just want to sit back and relax, you can do that here, too. Grab a coffee from our onsite Coffee Shop and sit on our spacious front porch, enjoying the crisp mountain air. Curl up with a book on our main floor or in your charming guest room. In the mornings, you’ll enjoy a delicious complimentary gourmet breakfast. Whatever you choose to do, our Poconos Mountains lodging has everything you need for a relaxing stay.

Take a look at all of our lovely rooms at our Poconos bed and breakfast and book your stay today!

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