Meet the Animals

The animals are the real stars, and Hemker Park & Zoo gives visitors the chance to experience and learn about more than 50 fun and fascinating mammal, reptile, and bird species from around the world. New exhibits are being added regularly!

Popular attractions include penguins, zebras, camels, monkeys, lemurs, ostriches, kangaroos, giant tortoises, tamarins, the famous Hemker Budgies, and our rare New Guinea Singing Dogs, Gus and Lucy.

*Exibits may change from the list below. During the months of May and October some of our warmer climate animals may not be of viewing depending on weather and tempature.