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Dante’s Groundbreaking Healing Story

Exciting News from Austin Zoo! Meet Dante, the incredible Texas longhorn who has captured our hearts with his remarkable journey. Dante, along with his longhorn buddies Mack and Chance, has been a beloved resident of Austin Zoo since January 2020. Dante’s story took an unexpected turn when his right horn started to droop, leading to…

THANK YOU!

Thank you for supporting Austin Zoo! Austin Zoo is a non-profit organization, so we continuously rely on public support in order to pursue our mission of assisting animals in need through rescue, conservation and education. There are many ways that you or your organization can assist us in helping the animals we take in. Any…

Austin Zoo Board of Directors Welcomes New Chair, Members

  March 11, 2019- On Thursday, the Board of Directors of the Austin Zoo elected Bernie Tejada as Interim Chairperson and elected three additional new members: Richard Heinichen, Leslie Starnes and Sherri Wicker. They join existing Board members Carl Alberty, Rick King and Tracie Monroe. The Board elected Alberty as Vice President, Wicker as Secretary,…

Austin Zoo Update

March 6,2019- Inspection confirms Austin Zoo’s animal care is fully compliant We’d like to update you on a recent development that highlights our commitment to providing superior care and quality of life for our animals. Last week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture sent a three-person team to conduct an inspection of our facilities, procedures and…

Dr. Jakubowsky’s Response to the Austin American-Stateman

March 4,2019- You may have seen the Austin Zoo mentioned in the media lately, and you may be upset about what you saw or read. We were, too. Our mission is to assist animals in need through rescue, rehabilitation and education. Our purpose is to provide a haven for animals that have come to us…

Travel Hilton

  “Explore Like A Local” and receive 20% off admission tickets! Not part of the “Explore Like A Local” campaign? Click here to purchase admission tickets online!

Travel Hilton

  “Explore Like A Local” and receive 20% off admission tickets! Not part of the “Explore Like A Local” campaign? Click here to purchase admission tickets online!

Gift Cards

AUSTIN ZOO GIFT CARDS ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT OUR GIFT SHOP! Purchase an Austin Zoo E-Gift Card online. Prefer to purchase a physical gift card? Please call 512-288-1490. Our office staff would love to assist you! All card amounts are customizable, and physical cards can be mailed via US Priority Mail for an…