Zoodopting one of the animals is an exciting way to show your support of our growing Zoo. Zoo animals are special. They are often the only animals people have a chance to experience on a personal level. Not even the best nature video can replace the excitement of gazing into the eyes of a living tiger or watching a child’s fingers caressing the soft fur of a rabbit.
The animal Zoodoption program helps to support the animal collection at the Zoo. Donations made through the Zoodoption program are used to help provide food and care for our animals. Each animal at the Zoo can be Zoodopted by more than one person or family. Zoodoptions can also be made as a gift for another person with their name on the certificate. The certificate is good for one year from the date of the Zoodoption.
Zookeeper: ($25.00) This level entitles you to Zoodopt ANY animal of your choice. You will receive a beautiful certificate of Zoodoption, a fact sheet about the animal, and a Zoo magnet.
Central Illinois IOWA Club - Red Tailed Hawk
Sydney Owens - Harbor Seals
Jill Mellen - Pallas Cat
John and Lois Pennock - Sumatran Tiger
Northpoint Elementary School - Red Panda
Northpoint Elementary School - North American River Otter
Kristy Allred/Kathy Sappenback Coldwell Banker Heart of America - Sumatran Tiger
April Eckhardt - North American River Otter
Muffley Elementary School 3rd Grade - Seba's Short-Tailed Bat
Zoe Baker - Snow Leopard Cubs
Bob Dobski - Harbor Seal
Curator: ($50.00) This level entitles you to Zoodopt ANY animal of your choice. You will receive a beautiful certificate of Zoodoption, a fact sheet about the animal, a Zoo magnet, and recognition on Zoo’s website for six months.
Director: ($100.00) This level entitles you to zoodopt ANY animal of your choice. You will receive a beautiful certificate of Zoodoption, a fact sheet about the animal, a Zoo magnet, recognition on Zoo’s website for twelve months, and small hand-crafted porcelain figurine of the animal you Zoodopted. (If your animal is not available, a Snow Leopard will be substituted.)
**Note: The animal collection at the Zoo is constantly changing. If the situation occurs where the animal you have Zoodopted leaves the Zoo before your Zoodoption year is over, we will, at your request, substitute a different animal for the balance of the year.
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