folsom city zoo sanctuary

Locals come together to help Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

Local business leaders are coming together to help support the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary’s 50th anniversary this year. The Folsom Zoo has become a safe haven for many rescue ...

Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary turns 50

The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary is celebrating a milestone birthday and wants the community to join in the festivities. The zoo will celebrate 50 years in Folsom with a birthday par ...

Folsom Zoo seeking help from community, IKEA

FOLSOM, CA - The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary is one of three organizations competing to win a $10,000 IKEA grant. The organization that receives the highest number of text votes by J ...

Locals tap zoo as family favorite

Since 1963, the small Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary has been home to some very special animals. All the animals are non-releasable, according to zoo officials. Many were raised, and re ...

One eagle downed as another takes flight

Gary Boberg knows many falconers and most of them, he says, would train a falcon over an eagle any day. Eagles are dangerous and unpredictable. Their talons, which grip 1,000 pound ...

Zoo aglow for holidays

While rain on Thursday may have contributed to a sparse turnout, enthusiasm was strong at the kickoff of Wild Nights and Holiday Lights at the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary. Many staff mem ...

Thanks for supporting zoo holiday event

I would like to publicly thank the 200-plus community volunteers who have helped city staff decorate our Zoo Sanctuary for a new family event — Wild Nights and Holiday Lights. Vo ...

Families enjoy break in weather

The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary was bustling with more than critters on Wednesday as families took advantage of the break in the otherwise stormy weather. Toni Dunn, of Folsom, and ...

Zoo to charge admission fee to tots

Children between 2 and 4 years old will not get into the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary for free after Jan. 1. Aligning admission fees for the zoo with the city’s swim-center park, c ...