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We are open 10am-4:30pm everyday except Thanksgiving and Christmas! Reservations are NOT required! Also, please note that the Utica Zoo will close early at 1 p.m., Saturday Aug. 7 in preparation for Brewfest.

Utica Zoo Animal Adoptions

Click here for a full list of Utica Zoo Animals.

With Utica Zoo Animal Adoptions, you can help fund the animal’s food supply, enrichment, veterinary care, exhibit upgrades, or anything else they may need.

Fast Fact: Utica Zoo spends $24,000 a year just to feed the California Sea Lions!

$500+: You will receive a Utica Zoo Family Membership ($79 value), (4) day passes ($32 value), the option for either a UZ Keychain, UZ Pennant OR a UZ Bookmark, a gift certificate for an 8” plush toy to be redeemed in our gift shop, a 4×6 photo of your animal, a printed Adoption Certificate, a fact sheet about your animal, and recognition in Zoo News.

$250-$499: You will receive (4) day passes, the option for either a UZ Pennant OR a UZ Bookmark, a gift certificate for an 8” plush toy to be redeemed in our gift shop, a 4×6 photo of your animal, a printed Adoption Certificate, a fact sheet about your animal, and recognition in Zoo News.

$100-$249: You will receive a UZ Bookmark, a gift certificate for an 8” plush toy to be redeemed in our gift shop, a 4×6 photo of your animal, a printed Adoption Certificate, a fact sheet about your animal, and recognition in Zoo News.

$50-$99: You will receive a 4×6 photo of your animal, a printed Adoption Certificate, a fact sheet about your animal, and recognition in Zoo News.

$30-$49: You will receive a printed Adoption Certificate, a fact sheet about your animal, and recognition in Zoo News.

Monthly Option (Available for Each Level): You will receive postcards from the zoo throughout the year in addition to the items for the one time adoption of the level chosen.

Utica Zoo Memberships also make for a great add on gift. Click Here to learn more!

Please allow 7-10 business days for process and delivery. There will be a $25 service charge for all returned checks.

Animals, like all living things, are subject to change (death, loan to another zoo, etc.) No refunds.

Contact info@uticazoo.org or 315-738-0472 with any questions.

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