What’s in a Name?

Three baby mulefoot hogs, one looking at the camera

The first carousel arrived at Miller Park Zoo in 1945 and has been enchanting visitors ever since. Learn more about this Zoo fixture.

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The Flamboyance is Back!

Close up of a flamingo at Miller Park Zoo

The first carousel arrived at Miller Park Zoo in 1945 and has been enchanting visitors ever since. Learn more about this Zoo fixture.

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AZA Accreditation – Maintaining Elite Status

MPZ is proudly accredited by the AZA

Did you know Miller Park Zoo is among the fewer than 10% of animal exhibitors licensed by the US Department of Agriculture that is also accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)? For over 40 years, the AZA has been the primary accrediting organization for zoos and aquariums. Earning a place among its…

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MPZ Values – Collaboration is Key

San Clemente Island Goat peeking through a fence

Collaboration is one of the seven Miller Park Zoo Values. The “values list” states:  We are inspired by the contributions of the individual and the power of a team. The most common kind of collaboration is among the keepers. Currently six full-time zookeepers care for about 600 animals. This would not be possible without a…

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