Wildlife Blog

Arizona Mask Mandate Lifted by Governor

Arizona State Governor Doug Ducey by Executive Order 2021-6 has lifted the mask requirements for all of Arizona, transitioning the state from a mask requirement to a mask recommendation. As such, Out of Africa Wildlife Park is no longer requiring face … Continue reading

Drive-Thru Tuesday Discontinued

Out of Africa has officially ended Drive-Thru Tuesdays. The drive-thru served its purpose during the uncertain times of COVID, helping the park continue to operate safely, keep animals well fed, staff employed, and customers happy. It wasn’t easy, and we … Continue reading


Last August, when our longtime friend Kibo, the loveable kissing giraffe, passed away, we felt a pure light had vanished from our eyes. His spirit of childlike wonder that illuminated so many had left us wanting. But we knew that … Continue reading


Let’s continue Kibo’s legacy – one of love, oneness, and purity. He brought the spirit of the wild to so many guests, and would want us to continue his cause as an ambassador for his species. There is a baby … Continue reading

Raising Funds and Awareness for World Rhino Day 2019

For the past five years, the Hoofed Animal Keepers at Out of Africa Wildlife Park have organized an event to raise funds and awareness for conservation on World Rhino Day. This year’s event, “Conserve the Crash Bash,” will be held … Continue reading