Not Many Know About This Exotic Animal Sanctuary Right Here In Illinois
One of the best hidden treasures in Illinois involves a rescue mission to aid exotic animals. Visitors get close and personal with various critters that were once kept as companions while learning about the positive and negative aspects of trying to own an exotic pet.
Enjoy seeing (and touching) exotic animals, some you’ve never even heard of, at this amazing rescue. Check out all the animals they house below.
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Critter Camp Exotic Pet Sanctuary is located at 824 Church St in German Valley. You can get more information by visiting their website or Facebook page.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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