Sacramento Zoo - Wildly Inspiring!
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TRAFFIC ALERT: Starting April 22nd, major repairs to Highway 50 may impact traffic to the Sacramento Zoo. Visit the Fix50 website for details and alternative routes.

 

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   Animal Updates
 Follow links to Zoo Blog for details

 

On Exhibit Youngsters

Sumatran Tiger - Now 1 year old!
    on exhibit with mom starting at 3:30 pm
Mongoose Lemur
    with parents & sibling, born last May
Wolf's Guenon
    with parents, born January 26, 2013
Red River Hogs
    with parents, born June 23, 2013
Black & White Ruffed Lemurs
    with parents & sibling, born last May

 

Zoo News & Events

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Castro Update & Tiger Schedule
Castro the Sumatran Tiger diagnosed with cancer in early 2013 is gaining weight and now on exhibit during the day. CJ the one-year-old cub and mom Baha will be on exhibit starting at 3:30 pm daily.
> Read the full blog     

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Summer Camp Classes          Registration Now Open
From pre-K to 9th graders, we have fun-filled summer camps and classes! Let your wild child explore the Zoo with games, crafts, animals and so much more!
> Summer Camp information & details

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Where the Wild Kids Are       May 3: 9 am to 4 pm
Come to the Zoo for a day of art, music and dance where kids will be kids! There will be interactive crafts, performances, animals and much more great family fun.
> Included with Zoo admission

Big Day of Giving, May 6th

BIG Day of Giving - 24 Hours to Give Where Your Heart Is        May 6
Mark your calendars for an epic 24 hours of raising funds for local nonprofits! Join the BIG Day of Giving and be part of a regional philanthropy goal to raise 1 million dollars!
> More information

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Swingin' Safari Golf Tournament        May 12: 11:30 am
Come out swinging at the 13th annual golf tournament at El Macero Country Club. It's a great time of golf, food, prizes and the wildest putting contest in town - including some special animal ambassadors.
> Swingin's Safari registration open now!

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Zoo Parent Picnic        May 17: 5:30 to 8 pm
Are you a Zoo Parent? Your Zoo Parent benefits may include an invitation to a specia party! Want to get in on the fun? Become a Zoo Parent today.
> More information and RSVP

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Stuffed Animal Veterinary Clinic, AAZK Fundraiser    May 24: 10 am to 2 pm
Is your stuffed animal feeling under the weather? Get a diagnosis by a Stuffed Animal Vet for $3. Repairs with exam are $5 and adoptions with exam are $4.
Located on the veterinary hospital lawn

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Estate Planning Safari               July 12: 10:30 am to 12 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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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

 

 

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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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Thank you to Zoo visitor Doug Oehler and his daughter for sharing their photos!

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