World Snake Day 2020

Today is World Snake Day! Snakes fill a critical niche in global ecosystems as the experts of pest control, but negative attitudes towards them can hinder their conservation. As reptiles, snakes cannot contract… more ›

Wildlife of Reid Park Zoo

Reid Park Zoo is known as the home to hundreds of exotic animals from around the world, but our Zoo grounds are also home to countless native wild animals that choose to spend… more ›

Today is Pigeon Day!

June 13 is Pigeon Day! This holiday was created to honor pigeons that have used their navigation skills to aid humans throughout history. Scientists are still trying to fully understand how pigeons are… more ›

Adopt an Animal for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is May 10 and Reid Park Zoo wants to help you celebrate the matriarch in your family! Now through Mother’s Day, enjoy $5 off adoptions at the Parent Partner level or… more ›

Arizona Gives Day is April 7

Every year, Arizona comes together on the first Tuesday of April to give back as a community on Arizona Gives Day. This incredible tradition means more than ever this year. While the Zoo… more ›

I Love Zoo

The Importance of Species Survival Plans Valentine’s Day is a great time to celebrate some of your Zoo’s lovebirds! We are happy to have multiple pairs of animals that are important members of… more ›

Last Minute Gift Ideas

Need something affordable, memorable, and fast? If you’re scrambling for a last minute holiday gift, don’t worry Reid Park Zoo has it covered! Here are a few thoughtful presents for everyone on your… more ›