Adopt an Animal

Support Zoo Knoxville by adopting an animal and help provide a year of care for your favorite zoo resident ! Your contribution underwrites the best in nutrition, veterinary care, and a safe and enriching environment that keeps your adoptee healthy and happy. Whether adopting for yourself or an animal lover in your life, you’ll be assisting Zoo Knoxville’s mission to inspire action for wild life.

To ensure delivery before December 25, 2020, please place adoption order by
Tuesday, December 15, 2020.

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Adoption Packages

 Limited Holiday Adoption: Fa-La-La-La-AL!

Adopt a new holiday tradition this year! Zoo Knoxville’s very own Aldabra giant tortoise, Al, is available for adoption this 2020 holiday season. Learn all about Al’s favorite things and support Zoo Knoxville in the process. This limited edition adoption would make the perfect gift for yourself or a loved one.

Includes:

  • A personalized certificate of adoption with information about Al
  • A printed 8×10 photo of Al
  • A wooden ornament featuring original Al artwork
  • An Al’s Pal sticker
  • All in a special box with a plush of Al with a little holiday cheer! Gift tags are available upon request.

Don’t forget to check Al out on Twitter @BigAlSays! He hosts “Tortoise Joke Tuesdays” and posts fun and exciting updates about Zoo Knoxville’s latest project, the Clayton Family Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Campus!

ZOO Dollar Ammounts-25  PAL (DIGITAL PACKAGE)

  • A personalized digital certificate of adoption with information about your adopted animal
  • A digital photo of your adopted species
  • Recognition in Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine for you or your designated recipient
  • Upgrade for $5 to receive a printed 4×6 photo of your animal and to receive one issue of Wild Wonders Magazine

ZOO Dollar Ammounts-50  ADVOCATE

  • A personalized certificate of adoption with information about your adopted animal
  • A printed 5×7 photo of your adopted species
  • Recognition in Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine for you or your designated recipient
  • A yearlong subscription to Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine

ZOO Dollar Ammounts-100  CONSERVATIONIST

  • A personalized certificate of adoption with information about your adopted animal
  • A printed 8×10 photo of your adopted species
  • Recognition in Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine for you or your designated recipient
  • This adoption package arrives in a special box that includes a plush of your adopted species with a gift tag (if requested)
  • A yearlong subscription to Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine

  BRONZE ADOPTION

Keeper chats are temporarily unavailable. A certificate will be given in its place and honored at a future date as restrictions are reduced.

  • A personalized certificate of adoption with information about your adopted animal
  • A printed 8×10 photo of your adopted species
  • Recognition in Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine for you or your designated recipient
  • This adoption package arrives in a special box that includes a plush of your adopted species with a gift tag (if requested)
  • A yearlong subscription to Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine
  • Invitation for a private keeper chat (15 minutes) with one of your animal’s care givers (to be scheduled at a mutually beneficial time)
  • Join Zoo Knoxville’s Circle of Friends program at the Keeper level and become more connected with the zoo’s mission of conservation
    • Circle of Friends members receive unlimited zoo admission and free parking throughout the year
    • Invitation for yearly Circle of Friends events
    • 2 general admission zoo guest passes
    • 10 complimentary carousel passes

  PLATINUM ADOPTION

Behind the scenes tours are temporarily unavailable. A certificate will be given in its place and honored at a future date as restrictions are reduced.

  • A personalized certificate of adoption with information about your adopted animal
  • A printed 8×10 photo of your adopted species
  • Recognition in Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine for you or your designated recipient
  • This adoption package arrives in a special box that includes a plush of your adopted species with a gift tag (if requested)
  • A yearlong subscription to Zoo Knoxville’s Wild Wonders magazine
  • Schedule a private behind the scenes tour of your adopted animal’s area (subject to keeper availability and safety regulations)
  • Join Zoo Knoxville’s Circle of Friends program at the Curator level and become more connected with the zoo’s mission of conservation
    • Circle of Friends members receive unlimited zoo admission and free parking throughout the year
    • Invitation for yearly Circle of Friends events
    • 4 general admission zoo guest passes
    • 20 complimentary carousel passes

 

Adopt an Animal Today

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For more information or to adopt an animal today, contact us at adopt@zooknoxville.org.