Animal Adoptions

If you are an animal lover or know someone who is, adopt one of our seven favourite Bristol Zoo animals today and receive an exciting adoption pack in the post. 

An animal adoption makes a lovely gift, we can post your pack to you or directly to the person you are buying it for.

Each adoption helps us to care for our animals here at Bristol Zoo and also supports our conservation work across the globe.

Your pack will contain:

  • a ticket to the Zoo. (To book your time slot using your free ticket, please email us on
  • a cuddly toy
  • an adoption certificate
  • your name displayed at the exhibit*
  • a fact-file about your chosen animal

You can pick from the following animals here at Bristol Zoo:

Afia the baby gorilla 
Jock the silverback gorilla
Poppy the penguin
Biggie the giant tortoise
Sahee the Asiatic lion
Sahee the Asiatic lion

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