Welcome to America’s Teaching Zoo!


Our Mission

To inspire conservation action by providing engaging connections with wildlife and those who care for them 


Join us on Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Thank You Members!!

We are excited to celebrate the whole month of May all our Members who are part of our pride and help us soar with their support. 

Member May Events

Cookies with Clarence 
Saturday, May 21st
Behind the Scenes and Treats with Clarence the Tortoise
Member Event Only 

Donuts with the Donkeys
Sunday, May 22nd
Behind the Scenes and Treats with our trio of Donkeys
Member Event Only 

America's Teaching Zoo is the living classroom for the students studying in  The Exotic Animal Training and Management Program, a major at Moorpark College.

Students put what they learn on paper into practice with all the creatures that serve as teachers at America's Teaching Zoo.


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Zoo Special Events

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The Zoo and You! See what our Animal Friends Need. Learn More »