petting zoo(redirected from petting zoos)
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A collection of farm animals, such as goats, ducks, and sheep, and sometimes docile wild animals such as turtles or deer, for children to feed and pet.
a zoo, or a special part of a larger zoo, where children may pet and sometimes feed small or young animals.
n (US) → Streichelzoo m