12/12/17: The Zoo is closed today due to the nearby Thomas fire. Animal Care staff and security are on site and wearing masks designed for smoke. Animals remain inside or have access to inside areas.
Our thanks go out to the firefighters and first responders on the front lines working to stop the fire that threatens our community.

Hours Today

Zoo closes at 3:30 p.m. on December 24 & 25

What's New!

Reindeer landing at the Zoo
Here through January 1

Holiday Gift Guide

Winter Zoo Camp
December 18–22 and 26–29

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Meerkats Monkeying Around 

While the fire burns, our keepers are going above and beyond to provide indoor toys, treats, and enrichment for our animals, like this inventive contraption made especially for the meerkats!

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Upcoming Events

Sat 16

Explorer Fundays: Popsicle Stick Snowflakes

December 16 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sun 17

Explorer Fundays: Popsicle Stick Snowflakes

December 17 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Mon 18

Winter Zoo Camp

December 18 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tue 19

Winter Zoo Camp

December 19 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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