A.D.O.P.T.S stands for Animals Depend on People to Survive.

Thank you to the Detroit Zoo’s Champion of Wildlife and Guardian of Wildlife supporters. Through their symbolic adoptions, we are Celebrating and Saving Wildlife!

Champion of Wildlife -

Make your Donation to the Champion of Wildlife benefit level.



  • Brownie Troop #509
  • Courtney Hale
  • Cresent Academy
  • Ferry Elementary School
  • Erika S. Samson Kristo
  • Meads Mill Middle School - 7th Grade
  • Hills Elementary School
  • Keith Elementary School
  • Magnolia Pre School
  • Mohawk Elementary
  • Monteith Elementary School
  • O.E. Dunkel Middle School ( Green Team)
  • Pinewood Elementary School
  • Richard Elementary School
  • Shawnee Elementary School
  • Siersma Elementary School
  • Stevenson Elementary School
  • St. Damian School
  • St. Hugo of the Hills School
  • Trina Unzicker
  • Troop 75296 Defer Daises
  • Wattles Elementary School

Guardian of Wildlife -

Make your Donation to the Guardian of Wildlife benefit level.




  • Daniel and Cynthia Sandberg
  • The Elmira L. Rhein Family Foundation
  • Krause Later Elementary School
  • Lakes Area Montessori School
  • MRM Detroit
  • Penguicon
  • Green Acres Elementary School
  • Dr. Marjorie M. Fisher
  • Saint Mary Wayne Catholic School

To be a part of A.D.O.P.T.S today, please call us at (248) 336-5836, or egraham@dzs.org This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.