petting zoo

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petting zoo

n.
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.

pet′ting zoo`


n.
a zoo, or a special part of a larger zoo, where children may pet and sometimes feed small or young animals.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.petting zoo - a collection of docile animals for children to pet and feedpetting zoo - a collection of docile animals for children to pet and feed
aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblage - several things grouped together or considered as a whole
Translations

petting zoo

n (US) → Streichelzoo m
References in periodicals archive ?
Anyone who has a Gordon the goldfish, Hamish the hamster or Carl the collie, Colin the cat (or anything in between), we would like to give your beloved animal friend a starring role as our Pet of the Week on Pets Corner.
Peter flew away around two weeks ago while being moved to Pets Corner in Jesmond Dene.
Peter, the twowinged truant, flew away around two weeks ago while being moved to Pets Corner in Jesmond Dene.
Pets are big business and the man at the head of a chain of petfood and supplies stores, Pets Corner, employs 450 human staff.
Back in 1966 the couple, then aged eight and five, were among ten youngsters who won a visit to DZG's Pets Corner via their local weekly newspaper - the nowdefunct Midlands Chronicle and Free Press - which was part of the then Birmingham Post & Mail group - and featured in a full-page article about their adventure.
To continue expansion at this pace, Pets Corner approached NatWest and Lombard for funding to buffer the company s cash flow during store launches and to pay for lighting, till points and shop fits.
We hope that Pets Corner will make a normal shopping trip extra special.
Now independent retailer Pets Corner is taking on Asda - and Tesco - by promising to be cheaper on "loads" of products.
MORE than 50 animals were slaughtered when yobs went on the rampage at a children's Pets Corner.
A FOXY friend has joined the animals of a Merseyside pets corner.
WELL done, Liverpool Council for closing the pets corner at Clark Gardens, the only free, outdoor, healthy, educational, amenity in the area, no matter that a vast number of people of all ages and all walks of life enjoyed visiting the animals (some people on a daily basis).
The zoos Pets Corner is also to be improved and part of the car park will be resurfaced.