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Our Honorary Caretakers

Thanks to our inaugural group of honorary animal caretakers, who are helping us provide a comfortable and enriching environment for our resident animals and educational animal programs for the public.

Annual Caretakers

The Henry Family

Beth Glasser

Robert Van Druff

Jen DeCecco, Matt Marshall, Sam, and Ellie

Owen Leason

Kimberly McGinnis

Join our flock of annual honorary caretakers!

Monthly Caretakers

Marianne Grabowski

Alexis Capel

Michael Acquaviva

Jennifer Tucker

Alex and Sofia Zacharia

The Horton Family

Join our flock of monthly honorary caretakers!