For $60, including shipping and handling, the Zoo will deliver the capybara adoption package to anyone in the contiguous U.S.

This special adoption includes:

  • A 12-inch capybara plush toy with a commemorative tag (while supplies last)
  • Personalized adoption certificate
  • Color photo with animal facts
  • Car decal
  • Name on the Zoo Parents Donor Wall and website for one year
  • Invitation to the Zoo Parents Picnic
  • Anniversary seals and renewal commemorative gifts, when applicable, will be mailed.

Online and Phone Orders

  • This special adoption package is $60 when purchased online, or by phone, and includes shipping and handling for locations within the contiguous U.S. 
  • Orders will be mailed within 14-21 days of receipt. Please allow as much time as possible when placing your order for delivery.
  • Phone orders: Call (314) 646-4771, option 2, during regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Click here to order online

Purchase at the Zoo

  • Save $10 when you purchase this special adoption package at a Zoo Welcome Desk and take it home with you that day. This special in-person, take-home price is $50 (applies to on-site sales only).
  • Welcome Desks are located at Zoo entrances:
    • North Entrance (The Living World building) on Government Drive
    • South Entrance on Wells Drive
  • Walk-in orders are welcome through May 8
  • For shipped orders (locations within the contiguous U.S.), the price is $60 when purchased at a Welcome Desk. Orders will be mailed within 14-21 days of receipt. Please allow as much time as possible when placing your order for delivery.

Proceeds

All proceeds go directly toward the care and feeding of the animals.

More Animal Adoption Packages

Other animal adoption packages are also available! Some special promotions with adorable plush toys include the Asian elephant, okapi, Coquerel's sifaka, hyena, monkeys and lemurs, chimpanzee, giraffe, and puffin.

Other Adoption Packages