The value of supporting the Cleveland Zoological Society is immeasurable. Every donation helps create a better zoo for our community. Through your generosity, no matter what the amount, know that you will be making a positive impact on securing a future for wildlife and ensuring the continuing prosperity of Cleveland Metroparks Zoo.
A recognized national leader in animal care and welfare, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo supports a holistic view of animal health - from diet, to enrichment and environment.
Zoos play an important role in education by introducing students to inquiry-based science that captures their imaginations and encourages exploration and innovation.
Zoos play an important role in international wildlife conservation efforts. Zoos also have the unique opportunity to educate and inspire guests on animals they see in their communities.
Since 2000, the Zoo Society has provided more than $55 million in funding for the Zoo's capital improvement projects.
Tree kangaroo research results
Science-driven adjustments to husbandry practices in AZA zoos have showed a positive effect on tree kangaroos.
How many muscles are in an elephant trunk?
Elephant trunks are amazing body parts, but how complicated are they really?
What sounds do cheetahs make?
From chirps to purrs, growls to yelps, cheetahs are quite vocal members of the big cat family.