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Adopt your favourite animal today!
adop​t an animal carry crate​ - $50

​​Adopt a red panda, giraffe, Sumatran tiger, Asian elephant, New Zealand fur seal, orangutan, Tasmanian devil or kiwi - or adopt them all! They each come in their own carry crate, which makes it easy for you to take home or send to a friend.

An animal carry crate with a soft toy* of your adopted species

  • A personalised adoption certificate

  • An Auckland Zoo general admission voucher valid for one adul​t (valid for one year from date of purchase), so you can come and visit your adopted animal

  • A species factsheet with information about your adopted animal​.

animals available for adoption


Carry Crate species
Red panda, giraffe, Sumatran tiger, Asian elephant, New Zealand fur seal, orangutan, Tasmanian devil and kiwi.​

​​How do I adopt an animal?

If you're interested in adopting an animal, please contact our adoption team​ or you can download the order form below or purchased in person​ at the Zoo's WildZone gift shop.​​​​​

​Download​

Pho​ne: (09) 360 3805adoptananimal@aucklandzoo.co.nz

  • faqs

    Require more information about adopting an animal? Check our frequently asked questions for answers.

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