Symbolic Animal Adoption

This holiday season, support the Bronx Zoo and NY Aquarium’s conservation work in the park and around the world! Symbolically adopt a snow leopard, fennec fox, sloth, or black-footed penguin for a full year for yourself or a loved one.

Symbolically adopt an animal through December 24th for a mystery gift!

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*Symbolic animal adoption is only available to U.S. residents. Delivery can take up to 2-4 weeks to arrive. Due to the Holidays, shipments can be delayed.

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