Wish List

Seneca Park Zoo Needs Your Help

We can always use a number of items for animal enrichment, grounds keeping and other operations.

While “gently used” items are accepted, we prefer new goods. Remember, your gift-in-kind donation may be eligible for a tax deduction.
Please call (585) 336-7217 to ensure staff is on hand to receive your donation.

What We Can Use

General Use Items
  • New Rubbermaid garbage cans
  • Storage totes and shelves (vinyl)
  • Refrigerator, full size
  • Basic hand tools
    • hammer, cordless screw drivers, wire cutters, etc.
  • Tarps
Animal Enrichment Items
  • Boat bumpers, buoys and rounded anchors
  • Food Extracts (banana, vanilla, orange, etc.)
  • Hunting lures/decoys
  • Chain, any length, rust free
  • Ice machine – restaurant type
  • Leaf bags (paper)
Education Department Needs
  • Art supplies
    •  non-toxic paint
    • brushes, canvases
    • poster-boards, art easels
    • pencils for sketching
    • construction paper
    • crayons
    • glue sticks and molding clay
  • Gardening Tools
  • GPS system for ZooMobiles – new or gently used
  • Outdoor storage units
  • Outdoor carpet
  • Fans
Animal Health & Collection Needs
  • Thermographic camera
  • Horse trailer
  • Flat screen TV / Monitors
  • Pet carrier sky kennels
  • Towels
  • Black tarps
Grounds Equipment
  • Wide-mouthed shovels
  • Leaf Vacs
  • General use tools
    • power drills
    • electric drills
    • socket sets
    • hammers
    • hand tools
    • hack saws
    • etc.
  • Weed whackers
  • Lawn mower, in good working order
  • Leaf blower, in good working order (gas or electric)
  • Salt / seed spreader
  • Chainsaw(s) in good working order
  • MIG Welder
  • Heavy metal stone rakes
  • Heavy-duty push brooms
  • Rakes
  • Small tiller

What We Can Use

General Use Items
  • New Rubbermaid garbage cans
  • Storage totes and shelves (vinyl)
  • Refrigerator, full size
  • Basic hand tools
    • hammer, cordless screw drivers, wire cutters, etc.
  • Tarps
Animal Enrichment Items
  • Boat bumpers, buoys and rounded anchors
  • Food Extracts (banana, vanilla, orange, etc.)
  • Hunting lures/decoys
  • Chain, any length, rust free
  • Ice machine – restaurant type
  • Leaf bags (paper)
Education Department Needs
  • Art supplies
    •  non-toxic paint
    • brushes, canvases
    • poster-boards, art easels
    • pencils for sketching
    • construction paper
    • crayons
    • glue sticks and molding clay
  • Gardening Tools
  • GPS system for ZooMobiles – new or gently used
  • Outdoor storage units
  • Outdoor carpet
  • Fans
Animal Health & Collection Needs
  • Thermographic camera
  • Horse trailer
  • Flat screen TV / Monitors
  • Pet carrier sky kennels
  • Towels
  • Black tarps
Grounds Equipment
  • Wide-mouthed shovels
  • Leaf Vacs
  • General use tools
    • power drills
    • electric drills
    • socket sets
    • hammers
    • hand tools
    • hack saws
    • etc.
  • Weed whackers
  • Lawn mower, in good working order
  • Leaf blower, in good working order (gas or electric)
  • Salt / seed spreader
  • Chainsaw(s) in good working order
  • MIG Welder
  • Heavy metal stone rakes
  • Heavy-duty push brooms
  • Rakes
  • Small tiller