Phoenix Zoo Animals

We are one of the largest non-profit zoos in the U.S., caring for over 3,000 animals with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened/endangered species.

The Phoenix Zoo makes every attempt to provide accurate information; some of the information provided may change with new research findings. Animals occasionally move locations. Please ask a staff member for help finding your favorite species.

SSP

As you explore the animal pages, look for the Species Survival PlanĀ® (SSP) symbol and the AZA SAFE: Saving Animals From Extinction symbol. SSP Programs are shared management efforts by zoos and aquariums throughout the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. The SAFE program focuses on conservation efforts in the field.

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The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the U.S., caring for over 3,000 animals, with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened/endangered species.

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