Enrichment Donations and Wish List Items
Three Ways To Donate:
To make a donation: Drop-off your items at the zoo ticket booth anytime the zoo is open. Amazon purchases will ship directly to us.
What kind of items do animals need?
These items can be used as enrichment treats for animals.
Examples: cereal, honey, peanut butter, jellies, Kool Aide, Jell-o, dried fruit, coconuts, graham crackers, cheese sauce, spices, extracts, mustard- Food items must be unopened, and cannot be expired.
These items will help us care for our animals and can be used to make enrichment.
Examples: towels, blankets, sheets, pillow cases, cupcake pan, bundt cake pan, laundry basket, perfume/body spray, toy bucket, ice/popcicle trays, Tupperware, rope, twine, cowbells, pvc pipes (elbows, connectors, tops, etc), wind chimes.
CHILD & PET TOYS
These items add variety to our animals’ daily routine when placed in their exhibit.
Examples: Baby toys, jolly balls, boomer balls, milk crates, bird decoys, plastic mirrors, Kongs, wiffle balls, sports balls, bird feeders, kiddie pools
Contact Lillian at (719) 561-1452 ext. 127 or email at