- PHOTO BY MARK CHAMBERLIN
- Lollypop Farm is an animal sanctuary run by the Humane Society of Rochester.
99 Victor Road, Fairport | 585-223-1330
Serving both animals and people, Lollypop Farm is best known for connecting adoptable creatures with loving caregivers. Tens of thousands of local families have found new best friends here, whether that friend be a dog or a cat, a rabbit or a reptile, or a bird or a furry little bugger. The organization, which is the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, estimates that it shelters upward of 5,000 animals a year on its 134-acre campus in Perinton. But Lollypop Farm is much more than an animal shelter. It is a petting farm, an animal hospital, an educational institution, and a branch of law enforcement with an expansive calendar of events, from programs designed for young animal lovers to the popular Barktoberfest each fall. Lollypop Farm’s doors are open seven days a week and a visit makes for a fun, free day-trip for families with young children.
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