​​​​​​​Chestatee Wildlife Preserve, Inc. is a 

501 (c) 3 Georgia Non-profit corporation 

licensed USDA / Georgia DNR facility

established in 1992.

​​​​​​​Chestatee Wildlife Preserve, Inc. is a 

501 (c) 3 Georgia Non-profit corporation 

licensed USDA / Georgia DNR facility

established in 1992.

Private "Small Animal" Encounter

This is a private encounter with a zoo keeper.  You your guests can touch and hold the animals.

Cockatoo, American Alligator, Ball Python, Corn Snake, African Spur-thigh Tortoise,

Bearded Dragon, Hedgehog...

This is a favorite for all ages! Take great pictures and make awesome memories!

Average time 45 minutes.  Reservations are preferred to ensure availability.

Cost for the entire family or group is $100 in addition to regular admission.

 

Breakfast with the Big Cats

Experience all of our BIG CATS plus others!

African Lions, White Siberian Tigers, Leopards, Servals, Bobcat, Grizzly Bears,

Elk, Zebra, Water Buffalo and horses.

This is an absolutely AWESOME experience! Up close and personal!

Once in a lifetime opportunity!

Feed the big cats along side our most experienced zookeeper "CW Wathen". 

​Cost per person $250

         Breakfast with the Big Cats is a private encounter for a minimum of two people and 

must be reserved at least one week in advance. Payment must be made in full through our PayPal/Donate button to confirm the reservation.  Minimum of two (2) guests.

Minimum age is 12 and anyone under 18 must be accompanied by at least one paying adult.  

Plan to arrive at 9 a.m. and be ready to have a ROARIN good time!  

Long pants and closed toed shoes or boots are required.

Most important --don't forget your camera!  If your prefer a professional photographer we can certainly help you.  Professional individual rates will apply and depend on availability.  ​ 

Reservations with full payment are required for Breakfast with the Big Cats. 

Limited availability.

Animal Encounters