Petting Area

Goat

Come and play with our friendly goat herd for FREE! You’ll be delighted by their antics!

When Is the Petting Area Open?

Petting area times vary by season, so check your daily schedule upon arrival at the Ark, or check with a zoo staff member. Be aware that the petting area will close during inclement weather.

Can I Touch the Goats?

Yes! We allow guests to touch the goats in our petting area, but we ask that parents always supervise their children. Zoo staff are always present to ensure animal interactions are safe and respectful.

Goat

What Goat Breeds Do You Have?

Many of our goats are mixed breed rescues. Overall, we have a mixture of LaMancha, Nigerian dwarf, Nubian, and pygmy goats. The boys have blue collars, and the girls have purple collars. They all have their names on their collars.

Dates and Times

Oct. 28, 2021

11:00a.m.

Oct. 29, 2021

11:00a.m.

Oct. 30, 2021

10:00a.m.

Oct. 31, 2021

02:00p.m.

Nov. 1, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 2, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 3, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 4, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 5, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 6, 2021

10:00a.m.

Nov. 7, 2021

02:00p.m.

Nov. 8, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 9, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 10, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 11, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 12, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 13, 2021

10:00a.m.

Nov. 14, 2021

02:00p.m.

Nov. 15, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 16, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 17, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 18, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 19, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 20, 2021

10:00a.m.

Nov. 21, 2021

02:00p.m.

Nov. 22, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 23, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 24, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 26, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 27, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 28, 2021

02:00p.m.

Nov. 29, 2021

11:00a.m.

Nov. 30, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 1, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 2, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 3, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 4, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 5, 2021

02:00p.m.

Dec. 6, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 7, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 8, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 9, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 10, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 11, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 12, 2021

02:00p.m.

Dec. 13, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 14, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 15, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 16, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 17, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 18, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 19, 2021

02:00p.m.

Dec. 20, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 21, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 22, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 23, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 26, 2021

02:00p.m.

Dec. 27, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 28, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 29, 2021

11:00a.m.

Dec. 30, 2021

11:00a.m.