A Wildlife Sanctuary

Dedicated to saving wild animals


Cheetah Runs, Raptor Adventures, and Wolf Howl Nights are just some of our family friendly events.


Plan a day trip to Animal Ark with your friends and family. About thirty minute drive North of Reno.


Watch our growing collection of videos highlighting our wild animals and behind the scenes.


Animal Ark offers year-round educational programs for educators and students of all ages.

Meet The Animals

Come and Meet
  • Moyo and Jamar
  • Ivan
  • Lily
  • Piper and Whiston
  • Milo
  • Foreste
  • Mr. Peabody
  • El Santo
  • Lily
  • Ringo
  • Cordelia






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Read All About The Ark

Stay up to date with Animal Ark News

  • Welcome to Lily Tiger!

Welcome to Lily Tiger!

Lily came to Animal Ark on January 24, 2017. She is a captive born tiger that was originally under private ownership, but her owner was involved in a car accident and was unable to commit to the care she […]

  • The Power of Love

The Power of Love

C.J., our Canadian Lynx, came to us from very poor circumstances. She was 11 years old and had spent her life in a breeding facility for the fur and pet trade. At her age, she was no longer able […]

  • Kalvin – A Happy Ending

Kalvin – A Happy Ending

Kalvin is a young male kestrel that came to us from a wildlife rehabilitator early in 2013. He had an injured wing that was not healing properly and the rehabilitator determined that he most likely would not be able […]