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
  • Whiston
  • Ivan
  • Rayna
  • Piper
  • Milo
  • Kalvin
  • Mr. Peabody
  • Jonni






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  • Paws and Claws

Paws and Claws

Our annual fundraising event, Paws and Claws, was an outstanding success this year. After several years of bad weather: rain, wind, snow and freezing temps, the weather for the event on Sunday, Sept. 25 was absolutely perfect! The event […]

  • Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Here at Animal Ark we LOVE our volunteers! The place simply could not run without them. Last year, our volunteers put in 4500 hours of their time to make the ark what it is. Volunteers work in many areas: […]

  • Care4Bears


On the morning of April 12, 2016, the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) delivered four orphaned black bear cubs whose mother had been found deceased in the Lake Tahoe Basin to Animal Ark.

The two males and two females only […]