The Zoo is currently on their Spring and Summer hours from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily
The Zoo is open all year with the exception of Christmas Day.
Admission charges in effect from April 1 to October 31. There is no admission charge to enter the zoo from November 1 to March 31.
From May 1 to Labour Day there is a $2.00 toll for bringing a vehicle into the park.
Spring arrived on March 20th, so new zoo babies cannot be far behind.
We will keep you informed as soon as the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park Zoo administration gives us the authorization.
Please note that the Saskatoon Zoo Society does not have the authorization to report every birth at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park Zoo.
Sometime in April: A Mouflon lamb was born.
Sometime in April: A Pere David Deer (Milu) fawn was born.
Sometime in April: A Miniature Horse foal was born
May 7th, 2014: Another Mouflon lamb was born.
December 2013 A male Red Panda (named Phoenix) arrived from the Assiniboine Park Zoo in Winnipeg.
He will be spending 30 - 40 days in quarrantine before being
introduced to the zoo's general collection.
We expect he will be on display in January 2014.
A pair of Goeldi Monkeys have been moved to the the Kinsmen Children's Zoo.
There is a new Amazon Blue-fronted Parrot exhibit in the Kinsmen Children's Zoo.
Paprika, our beloved old female African Pygmy Goat, passed away the week of Dec. 16.
Spirt, the Great Horned Owl, began laying eggs in December. (Three as of Dec.19).
November 1, 2013 The Black-and-White Ruffed Lemurs have left and gone home
to their own at Guzoo in Alberta.
Two female Lynx were introduced into the Lynx enclosure.
Ariel the Swainson Hawk has been moved indoors for the winter (off display).
Short-eared and Long-eared Owls have been moved indoors for the winter (off display).
The Zoo Keepers are rounding up the peacocks, turkeys,chickens, and other fowl for the winter.
American Robins (March 15, 2014)
Canada Goose (arrived 15March2014)
European House Sparrows
Great Horned Owl
Mallard Ducks (04April2014)
Sandhill Cranes (overhead)
Swainson Hawk (overhead)
Mule Deer (5 in March)
Richardson Ground Squirrel (first seen Jan 2014, more around April 4th)
INSECTS, SPIDERS, AND OTHER ATHROPODS
Bloodworm Midge larva
Phantom Midge Larva
Red Admiral Butterfly
Side-swimming Shrimp (Scud)