Zoo Gifts for Everyone on Your List

Whether you’re buying for an animal lover, a choosy child, or “the person who has everything,” our zoo gifts will take the guesswork out of your holiday shopping . . . and please everyone on your list! Get Creative: Give Animal Art The perfect gift for the animal-lover on your list: a piece of art […]

My Visit to Namibia by Clyde Peeling

A comfortable bed in Johannesburg was a welcome sight after a 14-hour flight from JFK. But my group was eager to board yet another flight early the next morning for an additional five hour flight to Windhoek—the capital of Namibia and the starting place for our safari. Namibia is a part of Africa I’d always wanted to […]

2016 Coloring Contest Results

The Winner of our Paint the Dino Coloring Contest is… Haley Bower, 10, of Wellsboro! We chose Haley’s design because of its creative details and originality, and we think it will look GREAT painted on Muttaburrasaurus! Because the subtle shading and colors don’t fully come through in the scanned version above (as they do on her actual coloring page), we […]

AZA Quarter Century Award presented to Clyde Peeling's Reptiland

AZA Quarter Century Award: Recognizing 25 Years of Accreditation

As a small, privately-owned institution, we have always touted our AZA-accredited status—especially since becoming accredited is no small feat! That said, we were recently honored by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums with the Quarter Century Award, recognizing the zoo’s 25+ years* of accreditation, an achievement we are extremely proud of! From animal husbandry to guest services, […]