Zoo News

Here you will find a collection of Utica Zoo Reports, Articles, Press Releases and More!

Annual Report:

Summer 2022:

Summer 2021:

Press Releases

August 6, 2022 – International Conservationist for African Painted Dog Hosted by Utica Zoo: https://www.uticazoo.org/international-conservationist-for-african-painted-dog-hosted-by-utica-zoo/

August 5, 2022 – Baby Zebra Born to Zecora at the Utica Zoo: https://www.uticazoo.org/baby-zebra-born-to-zecora-at-the-utica-zoo/

August 3, 2022 – Utica Zoo’s 23rd Annual Brewfest Saturday August 6th: https://www.uticazoo.org/utica-zoos-23rd-annual-brewfest-saturday-august-6th/

May 23, 2022 – Kookie’s to Open Third Location at Utica Zoo: https://www.uticazoo.org/kookies-to-open-third-location-at-utica-zoo/

May 23, 2022 – Utica Zoo Opens Sponsorship Opportunities for Annual Events: https://www.uticazoo.org/utica-zoo-opens-sponsorship-opportunities-for-annual-events/

January 28, 2022 – The Utica Zoo Celebrates the New Year with its First-Ever “ZOOdiac” Event this Sunday: https://www.uticazoo.org/the-utica-zoo-celebrates-the-new-year-with-its-first-ever-zoodiac-event-this-sunday/

January 20, 2022 – Snow Much Fun Fun at the Utica Zoo! – 2022 Snowshoe Season Kicks Off: https://www.uticazoo.org/snow-much-fun-at-the-utica-zoo-2022-snowshoe-season-kicks-off/

December 29, 2021 – Devastated – Utica Zoo in Mourning Over Loss of Muse: https://www.uticazoo.org/devastated-utica-zoo-in-mourning-over-loss-of-muse/

December 23, 2021 – Winner of Forever Forests Raffle Chosen – https://www.facebook.com/UticaZoo/photos/a.500878899939829/5241544902539848/

November 4, 2021 – Utica Zoo Releases Cause of Death for Red Panda – Passing Attributed to Acute Aspiration Pneumonia: https://www.uticazoo.org/utica-zoo-releases-cause-of-death-for-red-panda/

October 12, 2021 – Utica Zoo Mourns the Loss of Red Panda: https://www.uticazoo.org/utica-zoo-mourns-the-loss-of-red-panda/

September 22, 2021 – Bittersweet: The Zoo Wishes Farewell Along with a Warm Welcome this Fall: https://www.uticazoo.org/bittersweet-the-zoo-wishes-farewell-along-with-a-warm-welcome-this-fall/

September 18, 2021 – Utica Zoo Offers Chance to Win 10,000: https://www.uticazoo.org/utica-zoo-offers-chance-to-win-10000/

September 7, 2021 – New Exclusive Wine Event Planned! Wine in the Wilderness Returns 2022: https://www.uticazoo.org/new-exclusive-wine-event-planned-wine-in-the-wilderness-returns-2022/

August 31, 2021 – Renowned Animal Care Expert Jay Pratte Joins Utica Zoo: https://www.uticazoo.org/renowned-animal-care-expert-jay-pratte-joins-utica-zoo/

August 18, 2021 – Beaversprite Helps Zoo Fulfill Mission: https://www.uticazoo.org/beaversprite-helps-zoo-fulfill-its-mission/

Informational Posts

September 18, 2021 – Forever Forests Fundraising Raffle: https://www.uticazoo.org/foreverforest/

News Articles

WKTV – January 31, 2022 – The Utica Zoo finally welcomes in the New Year: https://www.wktv.com/news/local/the-utica-zoo-finally-welcomes-in-the-new-year/article_75d7b9ea-8257-11ec-92ee-f7b16555dbb7.html

WIBX – December 10, 2021 – Utica Zoo named Business of the Year: https://wibx950.com/utica-zoo-named-business-of-the-year-by-utica-chamber-of-commerce/

More Coming Soon!

Due to needing time to set up for our Wine in the Wilderness Event, on June 3rd the zoo will be closing to the public at 1pm! We will reopen our doors at 6pm for the event! Event tickets will still be purchasable at our gift shop during this time!