Animals

Cosley Zoo maintains 20 exhibits, housing more than 150 animals that represent more than 60 species. Every exhibit provides guests with an educational, safe, and fun way to personally interact with nature.


Cosley Zoo exhibits a variety of domestic farm animals and Illinois native wildlife. Visitors can enjoy watching the activities of the curious red fox, playful raccoons, intriguing turkey vultures, adorable goats and much more. You can even see some "creepy crawlies" such as snakes, insects, frogs and turtles. Naturalistic habitats complete with trees and water features house the wild mammals, reptiles and birds.

Species List

For a complete list of animals you will find at the zoo, as well as photos and descriptions, please click here.

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Exhibit

The exhibits at Cosley Zoo allow for easy viewing of the wildlife.

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