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Adopt an Animal

Add a member of our family to yours today! Become a part of our wonderful and wild zoo family.  As a zoo parent, you will have the satisfaction of knowing you’re helping Zoo Boise and making a contribution to the welfare of the many animals that call Zoo Boise home. Administered by the Friends of Zoo Boise, Adopt an Animal funds are used to provide special animal care, enrichment, special diets, minor exhibit improvements, and zoo keeper training.

Levels of Adoption

Level 1 $25.00
Level 1 Includes the Following:

  • Adoption of the animal(s) of your choice from collection list
  • Personalized adoption certificate with photo of adopted animal
  • Profile of your adopted animal
  • Plaque to decorate (or if you prefer, the plaque can be decorated for you at no extra charge). The plaque will be displayed near the animal’s exhibit for one year.

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Level 2 $65.00
Level 2 Includes the Following:

  • Adoption of the animal of your choice from the collection list
  • Personalized adoption certificate with photo of animal
  • Profile of your adopted animal
  • Plaque for you to decorate (or if you prefer, the plaque can be decorated for you at no extra charge). the plaque will be displayed near the animal’s exhibit for one year.
  • Plus a one year subscription to Zoo Boise’s ANIMAL TALES newsletter
  • And a framed photo of your adopted animal

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You can also download an Adoption Form and return the completed form to the zoo via postal mail, fax, or at the front gate. You may also Adopt an Animal at the front gate during regular business hours. Please Mail Your Completed Adoption Form to: Friends of Zoo Boise, Adopt an Animal 355 Julia Davis Dr. Boise, Id. 83702 Or Fax Your Adoption Form: 208-384-4194 For more information, please call 208-608-7754 or email us. *Due to the ever changing animal collection at Zoo Boise some of the newest residents may not be listed on the form, but are available for adoption. Please note: All adopted animals remain at Zoo Boise to receive the special care they require.