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Prickly Ball Farm

3 star Rating 3 / 5 2 reviews

Newton Abbot, Devon, England

Attraction Information

  • Children's Farms icon Children's Farms

Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

Prickly Ball Farm has lots of animals to see, touch and meet including donkeys and miniature ponies, foxes in a purpose built hide, alpacas, goats including a family of pigmy goats, chickens, ducks, geese and Kuni Pigs.

In the Big Barn there are rabbits, guinea pigs, Degus, Chinchillas, mice, rats, ferrets and hamsters and they run activities throughout the day which enables everyone to get a real hands on experience with everything from walking a ferret to feeding the goats.

The Hedgehog hospital is also open to see the fantastic work the staff do to rehabilitate sick and injured hedgehogs back to health before they are released into the wild again. Also, you can learn more about hedgehogs and their habitat from one of the hedgehog talks included within the daily activities.


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Denbury Road, East Ogwell, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 6BZ, England


Click here to visit Prickly Ball Farm's website
01626 362319

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00


General Admission
Adults (16+): £7.95
Kids (3-15): £7.00
Adults/Kids Concessions: £6.95/£6.00
Family (2 adults, 2 kids): £25.00

More Information


Permanently closed

1 star Rating 1 / 5

Written by OliverGuildford . 27.12.18

This venue is now permanently closed. .

Wonderful day if you're in the area

4 star Rating 4 / 5

Written by Ben . 13.07.17

We popped in to Prickly Ball Farm as we were down visiting friends in Torquay. It's a great attraction and the owners do a really good job with the animals they have. Lots to see, easily half a day if not more.

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