Adopt an Animal


Special Offer: Aquatic Fun Trio

Animal adoptions are a great way to celebrate with family and friends all year long.

Give a gift of a Zoo Parent or become one yourself and help support animal care and facilities, wildlife conservation, and educational programs for children and adults.


$60 Zoo Parent
$45 Zoo Friend
 Certificate of adoption  Certificate of adoption
 Stuffed Plush  Small Stuffed Plush
 Animal fact sheet  Animal fact sheet
 5x7 photo of your animal  5x7 photo of your animal

Zoo Parent Animals

  • Arctic Fox
  • Asian Elephant
  • Asian Small Claw Otter
  • Bald Eagle
  • Blacktip Reef Shark
  • Clouded Leopard
  • Giant Pacific Octopus
  • Harbor Seal
  • Magellanic Penguin
  • Malayan Tapir
  • Meerkat
  • Northern Sea Otter
  • Pacific Walrus
  • Polar Bear
  • Red Wolf
  • Ring-tailed Lemur
  • Sumatran Tiger

How to Adopt

Click on the link above for Zoo Parent or Zoo Friend and complete the requested information.

  • Aquatic Fun Trio Special (through March 31st). Adoption includes 6-inch plush animals: pacific octopus, black-tip reef shark and bluespotted maskray. Click here to adopt yours for triple the fun!

  • Baku Malayan Tapir Special. Click here to purchase a special adoption of Baku, the Malayan Tapir and receive a surprise Zoo Friend adoption. Adoption donation is $75.

Zoo Friend Animals

  • Arctic Fox
  • Asian Elephant
  • Bald Eagle
  • Blacktip Reef Shark
  • Clouded Leopard
  • Giant Pacific Octopus
  • Harbor Seal 
  • Magellanic Penguin
  • Meerkat (Temporarily Out of Stock)
  • Northern Sea Otter
  • Pacific Walrus
  • Polar Bear
  • Red Wolf
  • Ring-tailed Lemur
  • Sumatran Tiger