Mark your calendars for our annual auction, September 15-17, 2017!

Join us on April 6th for Beers for Bears!

Quarterly chapter meetings, Zookeeper mixers, mini-conferences and so much more

Bowling For Rhinos

Phoenix Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers

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Our Mission

To support zoo personnel in their roles as animal care givers, public educators and conservationists; to support professional growth by providing resources for continuing education; to enhance animal care through enrichment; and contribute to global conservation efforts through fundraising.

Upcoming Events


What’s New

The Phoenix Chapter of AAZK distributed $11,500 for animal conservation and keeper professional development in 2011!

American Association of Zoo Keepers

Chapter Meetings

Next meeting: TBA
New members and those who wish to become new members are always welcome - the more, the merrier! See you all there! For meeting minutes or information about the next meeting, contact the chapter secretary: