A.D.O.P.T an Animal

For a gift of $50 or more to your favorite animal, you can be a Jackson Zoo A.D.O.P.T. parent!

When you become a Jackson Zoo A.D.O.P.T. parent, your gift helps to provide food, toys, and enrichment items for the Zoo’s animal family. Every animal, from the Madagascar Hissing Cockroach to our largest White Rhino, is available for A.D.O.P.T.ion. Specify your animal of choice when making your purchase. Click here to see a full list of animals found at the Jackson Zoo.

 

 

A.D.O.P.T.ion Benefits

 

Keeper ($50)

Guardian ($100)

Advocate ($250)

Pack Leader ($500)

Ambassador ($1,000)

           

Digital Certificate

Digital Photograph

Animal Fact Sheet

Passes to the Zoo*

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Family Membership

Family Membership

Keeper Notes about your animal

 

 

Behind the Scenes Tour (choose Tiger, Cougar, or Rhino)**

 

 

 

 

All of our A.D.O.P.T. parents are recognized on our website, and on the A.D.O.P.T.ion Board at the Jackson Zoo. The A.D.O.P.T.ion Board can be found at the Highland Village information kiosk by the Carousel.

 

* Zoo passes are one-time use day-passes. Family memberships include year-round admission to the zoo for 2 adults and 4 children .
** Behind the Scenes Tours are limited to 6 people.

 

 

School & Classroom A.D.O.P.T.ions

A.D.O.P..T an Animal isn't just for individuals, classrooms and schools can join in on the fun too. A.D.O.P.T. an Animal is a great way for students to learn about fundraising, teamwork, conservation, and more!

 

Two A.D.O.P.T.ions Levels

 

Classroom Critters

When you raise $150, you will receive a certificate of A.D.O.P.T.ion, an 8x11 photo of your A.D.O.P.T.ed animal, fact sheet for your animal, recognition on the A.D.O.P.T.ion board and online, and one free 30 minute program for up 35 students, either at zoo or school.

Classroom Conservationists

When you raise $500) – you will receive a certificate of A.D.O.P.T.ion, an 8x11 photo of your A.D.O.P.T.ed animal, fact sheet for your animal, recognition on the A.D.O.P.T.ion board and online, and one free assembly program at school for up to 250 students.

*additional cost may apply if school is outside of $85 Zoo Mobile price range

 

Purchase you’re A.D.O.P.T.ion today by calling (601) 352-2580

 

The Jackson Zoo A.D.O.P.T. an Animal Program is Going Green!

Being green is easy, just ask the alligators! We are taking steps to go green and make your A.D.O.P.T.ion dollars really count.

  • Why mail, when you can email? All animal adoption benefits are emailed to you and your gift recipient to decrease our carbon paw-print and costs. This means a higher percentage of your contribution goes directly to the animals.

 

Meet the 2014 A.D.O.P.T.ers