Closed November 23, 2017

Utica Zoo is closed on Thanksgiving.

Utica Zoo Wish List

Thank you for thinking of the animals at the Utica Zoo. Listed below are some of the items our animals and their keepers would love to have! Can’t decide on a donation? Gift cards to Petsmart, Price Chopper, Hannaford, Joann’s, Walmart, Target, Lowes, or Home Depot are always appreciated!

Wishlist Items:

  • Stump Feeder
  • Battery Powered Bubble Blower
  • Scratching Brush
  • Hot Air Popcorn Popper
  • Tempera Paint
  • The Honeycomb
  • Boomer Balls
  • Streamers
  • Brown Paper Bags
  • Sugar Cubes
  • Honey
  • Large Chinchilla Wheels
  • Chinchilla Dust
  • Small Animal Chews, Toys, and Houses (For Chinchillas, Rabbits, Ferrets, etc.)
  • Extra Large Parrot Toys (For Cockatoos and Macaws)
  • Reptile and Small Animal Hides and Houses
  • Extreme Durability Kong Toys
  • Paper Towels
  • Gallon Bottles of Spring or Distilled Water
  • Dishwashing Sponges
  • Non-Fragrance Clorox Bleach
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Rubber Grain Bowls
  • Kritter Keepers
  • 250 Watt Heat Bulbs and Fixtures
  • Moss and Coconut Fiber Bricks
  • Laser Jet Photo Paper
  • White Card Stock
  • Colored Card Stock
  • Copy Paper (8″ x 11″, white)
  • Washable/Non-toxic Paint
  • Craft Supplies for Kids (Pom Poms, Feathers, Googly Eyes, Pipe Cleaners, etc. No Foam Please!)
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Carrots
  • Bagged Cracked Corn
  • Brazil Nuts (In the Shell)
  • Max/Min Reptile Thermometers
  • Chef Knives
  • Flashlights
  • Kitchen Spices (Oregano, Nutmeg, Paprika, etc.) and Catnip for Enrichment
  • Dawn Dishwashing Soap
  • Dried Cranberries/Craisins
  • Digital Hygrometers
  • Pool/Water Thermometers
  • Animal Water Bottles
  • Ziplock Bags
  • Cage Clips
  • Dry Erase Boards
  • Elmer’s Glue (Bottles)
  • Bubbles (Regular or Scented)

Can’t decide on a donation? Gift cards to Petsmart, Price Chopper, Hannaford, Joann’s, Walmart, Target, Lowes, or Home Depot are always appreciated!

Thank you for supporting the Utica Zoo!