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Sacramento Zoo Animal Ambassadors

Animal Ambassadors participate in the wildlife stage show, animal encounters, and travel with the ZooMobile. Find out how to “Bring the Zoo to You” with the ZooMobile.

*Bobcat, grey fox, bateleur eagle,and red-tailed hawk do NOT travel with the ZooMobile.
*Animal Ambassadors are off exhibit except during shows and encounters.


Lesser Madagascar Hedgehog Tenrec

Lesser Madagascar Hedgehog Tenrec

Straw-colored Fruit Bat



Reptiles & Amphibians

* The zoo determines each species extinction status level by compiling resources from the following agencies: The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Appendices, US Fish and Wildlife Endangered Species Act (ESA), International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) Red List, and the European Union Wildlife Trade Regulations.


Population Status

  • C Critically Endangered
  • E Endangered
  • V Vulnerable to Endangerment
  • N Not Threatened

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