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Agua Dulce, California

Obscura Society LA: Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary

Join us in the high desert for a private ranch tour of Animal Tracks wildlife sanctuary and come face to face with creatures from South America, Africa, and Asia.

Hidden in the hills of Agua Dulce is an exotic wildlife sanctuary where fascinating fauna become Animal Ambassadors for their species.

Join Field Agent Robert Hemedes for a private ranch tour of Animal Tracks Inc with founder, Stacy Gunderson and her volunteer crew. This two hour session is located 45 miles northeast of Downtown Los Angeles—not far from the Vasquez Rocks. We'll meet and interact with animals from South America, Africa, and Asia and learn more about the ecology of their natural habitat and conservation efforts associated with each species.

Don't miss this intimate opportunity to get close to these critters and take a selfie with a kinkajou!

Animal Tracks, Inc Mission Statement: Animal Tracks, Inc is a non-profit, volunteer-run exotic animal sanctuary offering a unique, interactive, and educational experience for the whole family. Our mission is to provide a safe, caring home for animals that cannot be returned to their native habitats. The majority of our residents become Animal Ambassadors for their species and assist us in our educational programs and dedication to conservation.

Read more about amazing animal sanctuaries around the world here: 7 Wildlife Sanctuaries Where You Can Get Incredibly Close to Animals

Notes for this adventure:

- Capacity is limited.

- A signed liability waiver is required from all attendees

- No children under the age of 5. All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

- Location is about 45 miles from Los Angeles. Please plan your route ahead of time to estimate travel time. 

- No smoking, no alcohol, and no pets of any sort.

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