By adopting an animal at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, you can enjoy animal parenthood without all the work. Our professional staff will provide the special diet, environment, and veterinary care that your animal requires. Scroll down for Featured and Classic options.

Featured Adoptions

A featured animal adoption makes a perfect gift for holidays, birthdays, or any occasion!

When you adopt an animal for just $50, you will receive by mail:

Plush toy animal
Personalized wallet card
Photo of your animal
Personalized adoption certificate
Fact sheet about your animal
Letter from the zoo director

$40 of your adoption fee is tax deductible.

If you have questions, or if you prefer to adopt by phone please call us at (260) 427-6831 Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM.

Classic Animal Adoption

An animal adoption makes a perfect gift for birthdays, holidays, or any occasion. And, your entire adoption fee is tax deductible!

When you adopt an animal for just $35, you will receive by email:

Photo of your animal
Personalized adoption certificate
Fact sheet about your animal
Letter from the Zoo Director

If you have questions, or if you prefer to adopt by phone please call us at (260) 427-6831 Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM.