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Animal Packages

We have a wide variety of options to choose from to match any budget and event size! Click on the images below for package details. Once you have an idea of which package you want and have a date in mind, give us a call as soon as possible – parties are often booked months ahead of time!

Important Information, Disclaimers and Requirements

  • More information about format and client requirements can be found here: Schools, Kid’s Programs, Birthday Parties, and Events 
  • By booking Hands on Exotics you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the requirements, conditions, and risks found here including payment terms and cancellation policy: Important Disclaimers
  • The price of all our packages is subject to HST and any applicable travel charge. Please contact our office to find out if your location is subject to a travel charge.

 

Join us on safari and meet a variety of exotic creatures from around the globe! The 8-10 animal-lineup focuses on our smaller exotic animals and is a good starting point to add-on featured animals to create a custom package.

 

Pricing Includes
Safari Adventure: $240 + HST

Payment Terms

1 Handler, 1 Hour, 8- 10 Animals

1-2 birds, 3-4 mammals, 3-4 reptiles and invertebrates (subject to availability)

See our list of possible animal requests here 

NOTE: Animal requests are not guaranteed. Although our handlers do their best to bring as many requests as they can, there are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.

 

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This package is for those that love our friends of the scaly variety! Jurassic Adventure features a large boa constrictor, 5-6 other reptiles on weekdays or 3-4 other reptiles on weekends (lizards, tortoises, and snakes), 1 bird, and 1-3 mammals. 

Pricing Includes
Jurassic Adventure: $285 + HST

Payment Terms

1 Handler, 1 Hour, 8- 10 Animals

A large boa constrictor, 5-6 other reptiles (weekdays) or 3-4 other reptiles (weekends), 1 bird, and 1-3 mammals.

See our list of possible animal requests here

NOTE: animal requests are not guaranteed. Although our handlers do their best to bring as many requests as they can, there are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.

Recommended Add-ons:

See other available add-on animals here

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This package is for lovers of all things cute and fuzzy!! Great for younger ages and for stress buster events!

Pricing Includes
Furry Friends: $255 + HST

Payment Terms

1 Handler, 1 Hour, 8-10 Animals

2 different breeds of rabbits (including English angora, mini lop, flemish giant, dwarf, or lionhead), 1 chinchilla, 1 hedgehog OR guinea pig, 1-2 other furries, 1-2 birds, and 1-2 reptiles or invertebrates (subject to availability)

See our list of possible animal requests here

NOTE: animal requests are not guaranteed. Although our handlers do their best to bring as many requests as they can, there are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.

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Get silly with us and come face to face with a real live LION (imposter)!! Kids will learn about wild cats and how to train animals using positive, force free training.

Lion Tamer features 1 Savannah or Bengal cat, fun circus themed props, 1 “lion maned” rabbit, 2-4 other furries, 1-2 birds, and 2-4 reptiles or invertebrates.

Pricing Includes
Lion Tamer: $305 + HST

Payment Terms

1 Handler, 1 Hour, 8-10 Animals

1 Savannah or Bengal cat, fun circus themed props, 1 “lion maned” rabbit, 2-4 other furries, 1-2 birds, and 2-4 reptiles or invertebrates (subject to availability)

See our list of possible animal requests here

NOTE: animal requests are not guaranteed. Although our handlers do their best to bring as many requests as they can, there are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.

Recommended Add-ons:

 

 

 

 

See other available add-on animals here

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Travel back in time with us and come face to face with some of the most amazing creatures ever to walk our planet! We promise your safety is our highest priority – all of our dinosaurs are well trained! 

Jurassic World features 2 hyper-realistic dinosaurs (equipped with state of the art robotics and sound)- Blue our velociraptor and Bumpy our baby ankylosaur, as well as  6 other dino-themed animals.

Pricing Includes
Jurassic World: $700 + HST

Payment Terms

2 Handlers, 1 Hour, 2 Dinosaurs and 6 other Animals

2 dinosaurs (a velociraptor and a baby ankylosaur), and 6 other dino-themed animals (subject to availability)

See our list of possible animal requests here

NOTE: animal requests are not guaranteed. Although our handlers do their best to bring as many requests as they can, there are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.

Recommended Add-ons:

 

 

 

 

 

See other available add-on animals here

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Explore the animals of Africa in this fun filled program! This package features Maggie the Silvery Cheeked Hornbill, an African Spurred tortoise, 1-2 African pygmy hedgehogs, 2-3 mammals, 2-3 reptiles and invertebrates.

Pricing Includes
Explore Africa: $285 + HST

Payment Terms

1 Handler, 1 Hour, 8-10 Animals

Hornbill, African Spurred tortoise, 1-2 hedgehogs, 2-3 mammals, 2-3 reptiles and invertebrates. (subject to availability)

See our list of possible animal requests here

NOTE: animal requests are not guaranteed. Although our handlers do their best to bring as many requests as they can, there are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.


Recommended Add-ons:

See other available add-on animals here

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Explore the animals of our continent with this fun-filled package featuring two of our most popular animals- a skunk and a macaw! This package has 8-10 animals including a skunk, macaw and a wide variety of birds, furries, and reptiles.

Pricing Includes
New World Voyage: $285 + HST

Payment Terms

1 Handler, 1 Hour, 8-10 Animals

Skunk, Macaw, 3-4 mammals, 3-4 reptiles and invertebrates (subject to availability)

See our list of possible animal requests here

NOTE: Animal requests are not guaranteed. Although our handlers do their best to bring as many requests as they can, there are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.

Recommended Add-ons:

 

 

See other available add-on animals here

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 Animal Requests

Possible Animal Requests
Please note that most packages come with 1-2 birds, 3-4 furries, and 2-3 reptiles / invertebrates. You can make as many requests as you like, however requests are not guaranteed. There are many factors that determine what animals are able to attend your event, including: handler training, animal’s mood, animal’s preference for specific handlers, availability, health, scheduled time-off from shows, and requests from other events that day.

Possible Bird Requests:

Macaw, Cockatoo, Amazon Parrot, Hornbill

Possible Furry Requests:

Rabbit, Hedgehog, Chinchilla, Ferret, Guinea Pig, Rat, Sugar Glider, Egyptian Spiny Mice

Possible Reptile Requests:

Blue-Tongued Skink, Plated Lizard, Blue Iguana, Bearded Dragon, Asian Water Dragon, Red-Footed Tortoise, Red-Tailed Boa, Kingsnake, Milk Snake, Ball Python

Possible Creepy Crawlie Requests:

Cave Spider, Land Snail, Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches, Vinegaroon

Package Add-ons

Add-On Animals
Please contact us to see if any of the animal ambassadors below are available to come to your event!

[All Add-On Animals are Subject to Availability and Handler Training]

Additional Time
1 Handler Packages: $80 + HST/additional hour (can prorate into smaller portions of time)
2 Handler Packages: $110 + HST/additional hour (can prorate into smaller portions of time)
Additional Handler(s)
Extra Handler: $110 + HST/extra handler for the first hour (Recommended for larger groups to get more hands-on animal interaction)
If you are having a very large party and feel you need more than two handlers, please give us a call and we would be happy to discuss your options!
Extras
Microphone and Speaker System: $50 + HST (Recommended for larger groups and larger/noisy venues)
Travel Surcharges: Travel Surcharges are based on kilometers. Please give us a call and we will happily provide you with the Travel Surcharge for your event location!
Professional Photographer Add On

Our hands-on presentations are sure to have many memories you’d like to get on camera. Hands on Exotics has an exclusive partnership with Ampersands Photography Studio to provide your booking with photography services so you can relax, join in on the fun, and still get all your special moments captured!


Base Price: $225 + HST first hour on top of animal package price
Additional Time: $150 + HST/additional hour
Includes: 75 photos/hour in high resolution print ready jpeg format and an online gallery


Additional travel surcharges apply to bookings further than 25 km from our location. Please contact us for a quote.
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Important Information, Disclaimers and Requirements:

  • By booking Hands on Exotics you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the requirements, conditions, and risks found here including payment terms and cancellation policy: Terms of Use and Important Disclaimers

 

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