Whether you are feeling the love in the air or love is far, far behind you this Valentine’s Day – look no further Hemker Park & zoo has the perfect gift.

Adopt an Animal

Animal adoption is sure to bring joy to that special someone while supporting the quality care and conservation efforts we value so much. Adopt a sequence penguin, a zebra or a giraffe. Adopt an Animal Box is $50.00 + S&H and comes with plush animal, fun facts and a picture. All proceeds go towards the animal of your choice care, diet, enrichment, upkeep and more!

To Adopt an Animal Box Click Here




Name a Hissing Cockroach

If Love is far, far behind you, look no further, you can name a Madagascar Hissing Cockroach after your ex! Cost is $5.00 & comes with a Digital certificate. Certificate will be emailed after purchase is made!

To Name a Cockroach Click Here

What: Fun and educational hands-on petting zoo.
When: Year-round
Duration: Negotiable
Suitable for: People of all ages
Cost: Various packages available