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Sponsorship & Licensing

Partnering with San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park means that you will be associated with a leading conservation organization and one of the best-known zoos in the world.

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Location Shoots

Do we allow production crews at our properties? Of course we do! As a nonprofit organization, we rely on images and video of our animal and plant collections to support our worldwide conservation efforts. Each production request is considered on a case-by-case basis, and a fee to shoot stills or video/film will apply. Please note the terms of use are governed by a signed Location Agreement.

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Images and Video Licensing

Become a content partner!

The San Diego Zoo image and video collection offers a myriad of wildlife and natural habitat photographic images and video footage for advertising, corporate, editorial, nonprofit, and other professional creative use.

Scholastic, a long-term content partner, licenses numerous images from our collection for editorial use in their print and digital publications.

Interested in exploring licensing opportunities? Contact or call 619-718-3016.

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Trademark Licensing

Take pride in manufacturing and marketing products for a cause-related organization. Your customers can feel good about supporting San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance and our fight to end extinction through their purchases of your products.

Interested in becoming a licensing partner? Like Wee Gallery, you too can join the fight and take part in this great effort of spreading awareness.

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Cause Marketing

Nothing draws customers like a good cause!
Make meaningful connections with your customers, employees, and prospects by supporting a cause they care about—ending extinction! Join our cause partners, like Knockaround, to empower your consumers to be heroes for wildlife through the support of your brand. San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance works with over 300 conservation partners in 70 countries to save wildlife from extinction. 
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Brand Activation

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance offers a variety of unique ways to help your brand be seen and experienced. From events on grounds to consumer-facing promotions, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is here to support your brand. We collaborated with San Diego County Toyota Dealers to create a meaningful partnership with our Horticulture team by providing them a co-branded vehicle that is driven on grounds and throughout San Diego County, harvesting and collecting browse (food) for our animals.

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Strategic Engagement

With the help of our official airline partner, Alaska Airlines, we created an engaging on-grounds experience where guests can take a ride on our aerial tram and capture their best “Skyfari Selfie” for a chance to win a pair of airline tickets.


Interested in exploring Partnership opportunities? Contact

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Face Masks

In Child and Adult sizes!
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New for Spring

Baby Boom at Zoo and Park


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Creature Comforts