Adopt an animal at Colchester Zoo

Adopt an animal at Colchester Zoo and you are helping to fund our work, as well as our charity, Action for the Wild which assists conservation projects all over the world.

You can choose any of the animals at Colchester Zoo to adopt and receive information all about your new charge! Details are also included below of the opportunity to adopt a species on Colchester Zoo’s UmPhafa Nature Reserve in South Africa!

Click here to read more about how your adoption purchase helps!

Before purchasing an adoption package please read the adoption terms and conditions here.

We have a number of adoption schemes available, choose from the below:


Gift Adoption

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Premium Adoption

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Passholder Adoption

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UmPhafa Adoption

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Corporate Adoption

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