As an institution certified by the AZA (Association of Zoos and Aquariums), our mission is to aid wild animals in need of protection. Thank you for the care you’ve shown for the animal kingdom, your contribution makes an impact. Please continue to join our efforts when you:
Zuri is a female African elephant who was born August 10, 2009, at the Hogle Zoo. Her mother is Christie (born in 1986), and her father is Jackson (from the Pittsburgh Zoo). Zuri enjoys grasses, roots, leaves, tree bark, and branches, and she drinks 30–50 gallons of water daily!