Ottawa University-Arizona Sponsors Mexican Gray Wolf Habitat At The Phoenix Zoo

Ottawa University-Arizona is proud to announce its sponsorship of the Phoenix Zoo’s Mexican gray wolf habitat. In May, the Phoenix Zoo welcomed a litter of six Mexican gray wolf pups as part of a national program that aims to restore these endangered wolves to their native Southwest territory. The OUAZ-sponsored habitat is an important component […]

Chelsea Clinton Visits the Phoenix Zoo for Book Signing

The Arizona Center for Nature Conservation, the Phoenix Zoo and Changing Hands Bookstore welcomed #1 New York Times best-selling author Chelsea Clinton to the Phoenix Zoo on Monday, April 15. Clinton lead a discussion and book signing for her new children’s book “Don’t Let Them Disappear: 12 Endangered Species Around the Globe.” The book introduces […]

Phoenix Zoo Receives $1 Million Gift for New Habitat Along Africa Trail

The Arizona Center for Nature Conservation (ACNC)/Phoenix Zoo received a $1 million donation from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust to help fund construction of the new African lion and spotted hyena one-acre habitat. The new habitat is part of the the Zoo’s capital campaign, The Pride Campaign. The $12.1 million Pride Campaign consists of […]

Zoo-Fari Boasts Live Music, 40+ Food Vendors, Auction and More!

The Event: Zoo-Fari: An Island Soirée The Cause: The Phoenix Zoo, the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation / Mission or program funded: Phoenix Zoo conservation efforts Honorary Chairs/ Honorees: Mary and Mark Bonsall Title or top tier sponsors: SRP, Presenting Sponsor Date held: October 5, 2018 Venue: Phoenix Zoo Entertainment: Silent auction, speed painting, contortionist, […]

Phoenix Zoo is Now Home to Wallace & Ladmo Memorial Bench

The Phoenix Zoo and the Wallace & Ladmo Foundation unveiled a new, life-size bronze memorial bench depicting the Wallace, Ladmo and Gerald — the characters of the Wallace & Ladmo show, the longest running kids show in Valley history. “We are thrilled to have this symbol of Arizona history right here at the Phoenix Zoo,” […]