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Wolf's guenon Eddie

UC Davis Cardiologist Makes a Visit to the Zoo

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
By Jenessa Gjeltema, DVM, Dipl. ACZM The Sacramento Zoo is proud of its partnership with the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine which helps provide our animal collection with state-of the-art spec... Read More
Western Pond Turtle, a key conservation species

SAFE: The Western Pond Turtle

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
The western pond turtle is an important species for The Sacramento Zoo and our partners at the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine. This California native species remains a... Read More
KultureCity Sensory bag

Sacramento Zoo is Certified Sensory Inclusive

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
KultureCity has partnered with the Sacramento Zoo to make the zoo and all of the programs and events that the zoo hosts to be sensory inclusive. This new initiative will promote an accommodating and p... Read More
Guests at chimpanzee exhibit

Chimpanzee Trellis

Monday, March 26, 2018
If you’ve been to the zoo recently, you’ve probably noticed quite a lot of work happening in the chimpanzee area. Thanks to a generous donation from a family foundation established in Stockton, th... Read More
Veterinary Exam

Veterinary Profile: Dr. Louden Wright

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Brushing a tiger’s teeth, cleaning a giraffe’s ear and trimming tortoise toes are all in a hard day’s work for zoo veterinarians and those training to become zoo veterinarians. The Sacramento Zo... Read More
Children and tortoise

Deaf Awareness Day

Friday, September 22, 2017
While language is not a barrier when it comes to listening to the roar of a lion, seeing a lion is a much different experience for those who are deaf or hard of hearing. Instead of the roar, they focu... Read More
group of zoo staff in a meeting

SacZoo Primate Expert Visits China

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
From January 12-19, 2017, four great ape experts from the U.S., including the Sacramento Zoo, were invited to China to participate in an eight-day seminar at Nanjing Hongshan Forest Zoo on the managem... Read More
Zoo Board of Trustees

Dreamnight at the Sacramento Zoo

Monday, June 5, 2017
At the Sacramento Zoo we strive to make a difference in the world and to remain an integral and accessible part of the Sacramento community. One of our favorite events is Dreamnight, when the Sacramen... Read More
Sloth Exam

Leading the Way: Sac Zoo and UC Davis Partnership

Thursday, November 10, 2016
Written by:  Jenessa Gjeltema, DVM, Dipl. ACZM “I am proud to be involved in the partnership between UC Davis and the Sacramento Zoo. It allows us to provide the highest quality veterinary care for... Read More