Animal Handling

Our undercover animal barn offers hands-on interactive and educational sessions every half hour at weekends and school holidays.  During term time we offer 2 hour long sessions; Animal Handling (11am-12pm) and Animal Talks (2pm-3pm).


An example day at Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park (Peak Period):

Time Activity
11am Animal Cuddles
11.30am Meet the Chickens
12pm Pony Grooming
12.30pm Meet the Guinea Pigs
1pm Pig Racing (Easter to October)
1.30pm Meet the Rabbits
2pm Pony Grooming
2.30pm Falconry (Summer time only)
3pm Meet a Tortoise
3.30pm Lambs Feeding time
4pm Animal Cuddles
4.30pm Duck Feeding
5pm Meet the Foxes


The times of all animal handling sessions or talks are subject to change.  Please check the what’s on board on arrival.

I was impressed at how knowledgeable they are and how informative the animal care sessions are.

- Keziah Green