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NOTICE: The Sacramento Zoological Societies Board of Trustees has appointed Dr. Adrian Fowler as Acting Director. Visit the Board of Trustees page for more details.


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   Animal Updates
 Follow links to Zoo Blog for details


New Animals

In the Reptile House
   Yellow-banded Dart Frog Youngsters
   Giant Garter Snake
   Halloween Moon Crabs

At Small Wonders of Africa
   Red-billed Hornbill
   Straw-colored Fruit Bat
   Crested Guineafowl


Zoo News & Events

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Halloween Moon Crabs
Halloween Moon Crabs are now in the Reptile House with the Blue Tree Monitor.
> Read the full blog     

Small Wonders of Africa          Now Open: Daily 9 am to 4 pm
Come see the newest exhibit featuring new species of East African animals including Straw-colored Fruit Bats, Aardvark, Red-billed hornbill and more! 
> Small Wonders information 

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Little Peeps Class for Preschoolers          Classes open now
Little Peeps classes are designed for 3 to 5 year-olds and are packed with fun crafts, games, music and a special visit with one of the Animal Ambassadors.
> Register for Little Peeps

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Tigers Off Exhibit        October 21: 9 am to 4 pm
The Sumatran Tigers will be off exhibit for routine exhibit maintenance on Tuesday, October 21st.

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Zoo Closes Early at 1:30 pm       October 30 & 31: 1:30 pm
The Zoo will close early on October 30th and 31st for Boo at the Zoo setup.
> Hours & prices

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Boo at the Zoo        October 30 & 31: 5 to 8 pm
Bring the family to the Zoo for a spook-tacular good time. Play ghoulish games, trick-or-treat around the lake and much more! Zoo closes at 1:30 pm.
> Tickets on sale now!

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Estate Planning Safari       January 16: 1 to 2:30 pm
Local attorney and estate planning specialist Mark S. Drobny will help you navigate thorugh 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




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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