Help make our wishes come true!
Select an item from the list below, purchase the item and drop it off at the zoo and the zoo staff will make sure your favorite animal gets a great gift. Need more help on what to purchase or have a different item in mind? E-mail us for a list of more specific items or ask if something is appropriate for the animals.
Reptiles – Snakes, Lizards, Turtles and Tortoises
Hoof Stock – Goats, Sheep, Cows, Donkeys and Horses
Carnivores – Wolves, Serval and Otters
Used for multiple types of animals
Small Animals – Sugar Glider, mice, and rabbits
You may even have an item in our house that our animals would love. The following items are used by zoo keepers all the time for environmental enrichment for the animals.
- Toilet Paper Tubes or Paper Towel Tubes
- Wrapping paper tubes
- Sheets and pillow cases
- Blankets (without holes or tears)
- Old Phone Books
- Perfume and Cologne
- Non-shiny cardboard boxes - all sizes (without tape)
- Ice Cube Trays
- Paper Bags – all sizes
- Peanut Butter*
- Animal Crackers*
- Non-iced or non-frosted only
- Herbs or Spices*
- Chili powder
- Non-salt herbs
*Please remember: Food items need to be in their original, unopened package and within their expiration date.
Call the Zoo at 989-759-1408 for more information or to schedule a time to drop off items.