An adopted animal may have multiple foster parents
Your participation in the A.D.O.P.T. Program helps offset the annual cost of caring for the Zoo’s animals and supports animal conservation.
These animals are waiting to cuddle in your arms!!!!
In addition, you can select any other animals or group of animals.
The foster parents are given privileges such as:-
(up to Rs5 0,000- Rs.100,000)
( up to Rs.100,000- Rs.200,000)
(up to Rs.200,000-Rs.300,000)
(up to more than Rs.300,000
|Photo of your adopted animal|
|Personalized Adoption certificate|
|A fact sheet with species information|
|Special event invitation|
|Free video permission for four days|
|Family/Grandparent annual zoo pass (6 personnel only once per year)|
|5% discount at the gift shop|
|Access to back side of the enclosure|
|Some discount on pony riding|
|10% birthday party discount|
|Name displayed at the exhibit|
Then you will be the guardian of that animal at the zoo for one year to adopt your animal. Simply complete this form and mail or fax back to us please.
Please mail or fax your completed application to:
Director, Adopt an Animal, National Zoological Gardens, Dehiwala.
Fax: (094) 112734542
If you have any questions, please contact:
Assistant Director (Dehiwala Zoo).
Phone: (+94) 112712752/ (+94)0112712753,
Please allow up to two weeks for processing.
An adopted Elephant may have multiple foster parents
Your participation in the A.D.O.P.T. Program helps offset the annual cost of caring for the Orphan Baby Elephant and supports Elephant conservation.
Top 4 Orphan Baby Elephant adoptions
These Baby Elephants are waiting to cuddle in your arms!!!!
You are able to join our elephant conservation programmes by giving hands to our adoption scheme.
In addition sponsorships are accepted for construction, renovation, and maintain of animal enclosures.