Adopt any animal at the Zoo with a traditional (mailed) adoption, and help us continue to provide outstanding care.

  • Pick your animal from the list provided below, then choose your level of adoption to proceed to the shopping cart.
  • Gift any adoption simply by choosing to in your shopping cart.
  • Consider maximizing your adoption donation at any level by making it a digital adoption at check out. Materials are then sent via email and more of your money benefits the animal(s) you adopt.
  • Higher level traditional adoptions include a plush animal if available, yet they are different than Wild Adoption Gift Packages offered for our featured animals (Wild Adoption Gift Packages can be found HERE).

Adoption Level Choices

List of All Zoo Animals Available for Adoption*

MAMMALS REPTILES, AMPHIBIANS & INVERTEBRATES BIRDS & FISH
  • African Cape porcupine
  • African elephant
  • African lion
  • Alaska moose
  • American beaver
  • Amur leopard
  • Amur tiger
  • Asiatic black bear
  • Black and white Colobus monkey
  • Black rhinoceros
  • Black-footed ferret
  • Bornean orangutan
  • Canada lynx
  • Chinchilla
  • Degu
  • Domestic ferret
  • Domestic goat
  • Domestic guinea pig
  • Domestic rabbit
  • Golden lion tamarin
  • Grant’s zebra
  • Grizzly bear
  • Hoffmann’s two-toed sloth
  • Madagascar lesser tenrec
  • Matschie’s tree kangaroo
  • Mexican wolf
  • Mountain lion
  • Mountain (Woolly) tapir
  • Naked mole rat
  • Nile hippopotomas
  • North American porcupine
  • North American river otter
  • Okapi
  • Pallas’ cat
  • Pygmy hedgehog
  • Red River hog
  • Red-necked wallaby
  • Reticulated giraffe
  • Ring-tailed lemur
  • Rock hyrax
  • Rocky Mountain goat
  • Siamang
  • Slender-tailed meerkat
  • Snow leopard
  • Striped skunk
  • Sumatran orangutan
  • Three-banded armadillo
  • Virginia opossum
  • Warthog
  • Western Lowland gorilla
  • African pancake tortoise
  • African spurred tortoise
  • Agama
  • American alligator
  • Andean (Honduran) milksnake
  • Argentine red tegu
  • Asian forest scorpion
  • Axolotl
  • Baja blue rock lizard
  • Ball python
  • Bavay’s giant gecko
  • Bearded dragon
  • Black widow spider
  • Blue death-feigning beetle
  • Blue-tongued skink
  • Blue Spiny Lizard
  • Blue tree monitor
  • Bornean (Blood) short-tailed python
  • Bullsnake
  • Burmese python
  • California kingsnake
  • Cane toad
  • Chilean rose-haired tarantula
  • Chuckwalla
  • Collared lizard
  • Crested gecko
  • Desert blonde tarantula
  • Desert kingsnake
  • Eastern box turtle
  • Egyptian tortoise
  • Emerald tree monitor
  • Emperor newt
  • European glass lizard
  • Fire skink
  • Flower snake
  • Giant African bullfrog
  • Giant African millipede
  • Gila monster
  • Hermit crab
  • Kenyan sand boa
  • Large blotched python
  • Leopard gecko
  • Leopard tortoise
  • Madagascar hissing cockroach
  • Mali spiny-tailed lizard
  • Moroccan spiny-tailed lizard
  • Ornate box turtle
  • Pacific pond turtle
  • Pearl River map turtle
  • Pine/Gopher snake
  • Prehensile-tailed skink
  • Mandarin trinket snake
  • New Caledonia giant gecko
  • Red-eared slider
  • Red-eyed tree frog
  • Red-footed tortoise
  • Ridley’s (beauty) cave snake
  • Rosy boa
  • Sonoran desert millipede
  • Star tortoise
  • Tiger salamander
  • Tokay gecko
  • Veiled chameleon
  • Western hognose snake
  • White’s tree frog
  • Woma python
  • Wyoming toad
  • Abyssinian ground hornbill
  • African grey parrot
  • African penguin
  • American kestrel
  • Australian shelduck
  • Bald eagle
  • Barn owl
  • Budgerigar (budgie / parakeet)
  • Cape griffon vulture
  • Cattle egret
  • Cockatiel
  • Crested Guinea fowl
  • Domestic Chicken
  • East African crowned crane
  • Eastern crested guineafowl
  • Eclectus parrot
  • Emu
  • Eurasian griffon vulture
  • Hemleted guineafowl
  • Indian blue peafowl (peacock)
  • Koi
  • Muscovy duck
  • North American wood duck
  • Pink-backed pelican
  • Princess parrot
  • Raven
  • Rio Grande wild turkey
  • Screech owl
  • Southern ground hornbill
  • Western screech owl

 
*If you wish to adopt at a level that is not shown, please contact the Membership office at 719-424-7815