Seasonal Farm Hours

9/1/2017 to 10/31/2017

Monday to Friday
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

11/1/2017 to 3/31/2018

Wednesday to Friday
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday
10:00 am to 4:00 pm


Always weather permitting. Please visit our Facebook page for the latest information. Additional hours available for special events and large groups. Please contact info@pettingfarm.com for information.

Pricing

$6.00 General Admission
$5.50 Senior Citizens
*children 23 months old and younger are free

$2.00 Bags of Animal Feed
$2.00 Tractor Rides (weather permitting)

Special pricing available for field trips and groups of 15 or more guests. 

Family Membership

Our Family Membership includes 12 months of admission for one family (children, parents, grandparents and one named caregiver) and numerous discounts on purchases at the Petting Farm.

Up Coming Events

Giveaway

We are giving away a Dover Farm Animals
Coloring Book
. Entry forms are available in our Welcome Center and we will announce the winner in our November Newsletter.
The winner of our August giveaway for a Melissa & Doug On the Go on the Farm Water Wow is...  Melissa T.

Animal of the Month: Sheep

  • A female sheep is called an ewe.
  • A male sheep is called a ram or wether.
  • A baby sheep is called a lamb.
  • There are more than 50 recognized breeds of sheep in the United States.
  • Gestation for a sheep is about 5 months.
  • Life expectancy for a sheep is 10 to 12 years.
  • Sheep are commonly kept for their wool.
  • Shearing is the equivalent of a hair cut to a sheep. Sheep are usually sheared once or twice each year.
To learn more about Sheep join us for one of our presentations.