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*
  • African penguin
  • American beaver
  • Amur leopard*
  • Amur tiger*
  • Asiatic black bear*
  • Black and white Colobus monkey*
  • Black and white ruffed lemur
  • Black howler monkey
  • Black mangabey
  • Black rhinoceros*
  • Black-footed ferret*
  • Black-tailed prairie dog
  • Bornean orangutan*
  • Brown-nosed coati
  • Canada lynx
  • Chinchilla
  • Domesitc ferret
  • Domestic goat
  • Domestic rabbit
  • Geoffroy’s marmoset*
  • Goeldi’s monkey*
  • Golden lion tamarin*
  • Grant’s zebra
  • Grizzly bear
  • Hedgehog
  • Hoffmann’s two-toed sloth
  • Lar gibbon*
  • Madagascar lesser tenrec
  • Matschie’s tree kangaroo*
  • Mexican gray wolf*
  • Moose
  • Mountain lion*
  • Mountain (Woolly) tapir*
  • Naked mole rat
  • Nile Hippopotomas
  • North American porcupine
  • North American river otter
  • Okapi*
  • Pallas’ cat
  • Red River hog*
  • Red-necked wallaby
  • Reticulated giraffe*
  • Ring-tailed lemur*
  • Rock hyrax
  • Rocky Mountain goat
  • Siamang gibbon*
  • Slender-tailed meerkat
  • Snow leopard*
  • Striped skunk
  • Sumatran orangutan*
  • Three-banded armadillo
  • Virginia opossum
  • Warthog
  • Western Lowland gorilla*
  • White-cheeked gibbon*
  • White-nosed coati
  • Wolf’s guenon
  • African pancake tortoise*
  • African plated lizard
  • African spurred tortoise*
  • Agama
  • American alligator
  • Andean milksnake
  • Argentine red tegu
  • Asian forest scorpion
  • Axolotl
  • Ball python
  • Bearded dragon
  • Bavay’s giant gecko
  • Bearded dragon
  • Black widow spider
  • Blue-tongued skink
  • Blue death-feigning beetle
  • Blue Spiny Lizard
  • Blue tree monitor
  • Bornean short-tailed python
  • Burmese python
  • California kingsnake
  • Cane toad
  • Chilean rose-haired tarantula
  • Chuckwalla
  • Collared lizard
  • Cornsnake
  • 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
  • Honeybee
  • Hosmer’s spiny-tailed skink
  • Kenyan sand boa
  • Leopard gecko
  • Leopard tortoise
  • Long-tailed grass lizard
  • Madagascar hissing cockroach
  • Mali spiny-tailed lizard
  • Moroccan spiny-tailed lizard
  • Ornate box turtle
  • Pearl River map turtle*
  • Pine/Gopher snake
  • Prehensile-tailed skink
  • Red-eared slider
  • Red-footed tortoise
  • Ridley’s cave snake
  • Rosy boa
  • Sonoran desert millipede
  • Southern leopard frog
  • Star tortoise*
  • Tailess whil scorpion
  • Throny devil stick insect
  • Tiger salamander
  • Tokay gecko
  • Veiled chameleon
  • Western hognose snake
  • White’s tree frog
  • Wyoming toad*
  • Abyssinian ground hornbill
  • African grey parrot*
  • American kestrel
  • Australian shelducks
  • Bald eagle
  • Barn owl
  • Budgerigar (budgie / parakeet)
  • Cape griffon vulture*
  • Cattle egret
  • Cockatiel
  • Domestic Chicken
  • East African crowned crane*
  • Eclectus parrot
  • Emu
  • Eurasian griffon vulture
  • Hemleted guinea fowl
  • Indian blue peafowl (peacock)
  • Koi
  • Muscovy duck
  • Rainbow trout
  • Raven
  • Rio Grande wild turkey
  • Southern ground hornbill*
  • Tawny frogmouth

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