• giraffe
  • cockatoo
  • rhino
  • skink
  • lemur

Adopt an Animal

Give the gift of a gecko, take a lemur to lunch, be a monkey's uncle, or a mama to a llama.


Becoming an adoptive Zoo parent is a great way to show your support for Peoria Zoo. Did you know it costs $200 a month to feed one tiger and almost twice as much to feed one rhinoceros?

Every Adoptive Zoo Parent Will Receive:

1. Certificate of Adoption
2. Fact Sheet
3. Quarterly Newsletter

Special deluxe adoption packages are available for
$200, $250 & $300.

Special Deluxe packages also include:

4. Animal gift
5. A personal introduction to your animal by Zoo Staff 
              (for up to 10 people) 

You Can A.D.O.P.T. an Animal from Peoria Zoo!
It’s as simple as:

1. Choose an animal from the list.
2. Fill out the application form.
3. Return the application, with your payment, to:

Peoria Zoological Society
2520 N. Prospect Road
Peoria, IL 61603
Questions about A.D.O.P.T.?
Please call (309) 681-3500 or email pzs@peoriaparks.org

If you are interested in the Deluxe Adoption Package, or have any questions, please contact:
Yvonne Strode at 309.681.3509 or contact yvonne