Sacramento Zoo - Wildly Inspiring!
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   Animal Updates
 Follow links to Zoo Blog for details


New Animals

Youngsters on exhibit
   African Lion cubs
   Yellow-backed Duiker calf

New species at Small Wonders
   Red-billed Hornbill
   Fennec Foxes
   Straw-colored Fruit Bat
   Crested Coua


Zoo News & Events

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Vegetation Cleanup Becomes Zoo Browse
A local father took on a clean up project in a preserve next to his daughter's school and donated the browse to the zoo for the animals!
> Read the full blog     

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Family Overnight Safaris            Registration Now Open!
See the Zoo in a whole new light...moonlight! Grab your tent and sleeping bags and bring the family to discover which animals take over the night shift.
> Register for a Family Overnight Safari

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Summer Camp Classes - Zoo Member Registration      Now Open
The Summer Camp link for Sacramento Zoo Members will be posted on the Members' Only page. You must have signed up for a website user account and be a current Sacramento Zoo Member.
> Summer Camp information & details

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Recycle Rummage Sale   April 4: 9 am to 4 pm
Find bargins and treasures at the Recycle Rummage Sale! From housewares and collectables to books and toys - there's something for everyone. Zoo Members can shop early on Friday, April 3rd from 1 to 4 pm.
> Included with Zoo admission

Earth Fest - It's a Party for the Planet   April 4: 9 am to 5 pm *last admission 4 pm
Learn how to protect and preserve the earth with environmental, wildlife and conservation organizations, rummage sale, games, crafts and animals!
> Included with Zoo admission

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35th Annual ZooZoom    April 19: 7 am to 12 pm
Join the stampede as thousands of runners and walkers raise funds to benefit the Zoo. Races include a 5K, 10K and Saucony "Run for Good" Kid's Fun Runs.
> ZooZoom details and registration

Sacramento River Cats Zoo Night   April 25: 7:05 pm
Watch the River Cats take on the Tacoma Rainiers AND receive a discount by purchasing tickets through the link below using promo code Sac Zoo. Players will wear special Snow Leopard jerseys to be auctioned to the highest bidder.
> Purchase River Cats tickets, promo code: Sac Zoo

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Estate Planning Safari        April 29: 6 to 7:30 pm
Local attorney and estate planning specialist Mark S. Drobny will help you navigate through a jungle of topics in this free, informative seminar.
> Estate Planning Safari information and RSVP

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Swingin' Safari Golf Tournament    May 8: 10 am
Come out swinging at the 14th annual golf tournament at Teal Bend Golf Club. Enjoy lunch, awards dinner, prizes, raffle, auction and more!
> Swingin' Safari registration now open!

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Give Your Ride
Donate your car, truck, boat or RV to benefit the Sacramento Zoo! The towing is free and the donation is tax deductible. Donate online or call 1-866-570-7318.
> Vehicle donation information




Who we are!

Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to over 140 native, rare and endangered species and is one of over 200 accredited institutions of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.  The Zoo is wholly managed by the nonprofit Sacramento Zoological Society and inspires conservation awareness through education and recreation.

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