The Red River Zoo focuses on animals native to areas with similar climates. Our collection includes animals from northern Asia and northern North America, including Chinese red pandas and gray wolves. We also have a variety of reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates from around the world. Also, an indoor exhibit includes armadillos, saki, and sloth from South America.
Parking is free for all Zoo guests.
We encourage guests to take photos at during the Zoo visit. As a not-for-profit organization, commercial use of photos taken at our facility is strictly prohibited, unless given express, written permission. There are no restrictions other than please be courteous to other guests who may wish to get a close look as well. And please remember, do not harass the animals in order to get their attention.
Unfortunately, no. The Zoo is considered a quarantine facility in order to protect the health of the animal collection. The only animals allowed inside the Zoo are working animals, in accordance with AZA regulations.