The encounters are scheduled for 15-minute intervals and account for the animal; and handler breaks. The charge for a fennec fox encounter is $60. The max amount of people in the encounter area is 2 at a time. There is a charge of $40 for the second person. No other people will be allowed in the encounter area. Participants must be over the age of 5 and children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult. No exceptions. The charge for a kangaroo or skunk encounter is $30. The same rules apply to kangaroo and skunk encounters, however a second person is a $20 charge.
The handler will go over rules and directions with the guest(s). Guests are seated for encounters and will be taught the appropriate way to hold, pet, and interact with animals. Guests are allowed to take photographs on personal devices ie cell phones/cameras.
Appointments are subject to cancellation due to severe weather if Jerry Smith Farm closes.