Meet & Sponsor an Animal

Meet the New Canaan Nature Center Animal Ambassadors

Help us name our three new parakeets by sending name suggestions to: info@newcanaannature.org

Mammals & Birds

Birds

Bald Eagle – Glory
Red Shouldered Hawk – Tupelo
Saw Whet Owl – Octavius (Gus Gus)
Barred Owl -Hedwig
Turkey Vulture – Ralph
Barn Owl – Jasper

3 Parakeets – Seeking name suggestions

Mammals

Rabbits – Tofu & Henry
Chinchilla – Bubbles
Ferret- Buddy
Guinea Pigs- Carmella, Pebbles & Brook
Hedgehogs- Rio & Franklin
Degus – Rascal & Coco

Reptiles & Amphibians

Reptiles

Leopard Gecko – Flash
Halmahera Giant Gecko – Seeking name suggestions
House Gecko – Seeking name suggestions
Blue-tongued Skink – Seeking name suggestions
Tegu – Seeking name suggestions
Bearded Dragon – Seeking name suggestions
Brown Anole – Guacanole
Russian Tortoise – Cannonball
Eastern Box Turtles – Willie, Nelson, Pierre, & Coach
Painted Turtle – PJ
Yellow Bellied Slider – Belle
African Sideneck Turtles – Pebbles & Freddie
Corn Snake – Spot
Ball Pythons – Chance & Nico
King Snake – Pippin
Nicaragua Boa – Habanero

Amphibians

Cuban Tree Grog- Ricky
African Clawed Frog – Francine
Amazon Crested Toad – Seeking name suggestions
White’s Tree Frogs – Seeking name suggestions

Farm Animals & Invertebrates

Farm Animals

Goats – Pumpkin & Buttercup
Chickens – 6

Invertebrates

Tarantula – Rosie
Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches

Sponsor An Animal

Sponsorships are for a period of one year. In addition to the satisfaction of enriching an animal’s life, you will receive the following:

SPONSOR

4 x 6 color photograph
Certificate of Sponsorship
Biography of animal

DEFENDER

Sponsor Benefits +
Photo with an animal
1 visit at NCNC with your animal

PROTECTOR

Sponsor Benefits +
Photo with an animal
2 visits at NCNC with your animal

GUARDIAN

Protector Benefits +
Animal presentation with three
animals at NCNC (45 min)

AMBASSADOR

Protector Benefits +
Animal presentation with three
animals at your home (1 hour)

Mammals

Reptiles

Goats, Amphibians & Invertebrates

SPONSOR

$50

DEFENDER

$100

PROTECTOR

$250

GUARDIAN

$500

AMBASSADOR

$1000

The New Canaan Nature Center currently houses and cares for more than 40 animals including domestic, exotic, and non-releasable wildlife.

Your sponsorship assists the Nature Center in providing food, housing, medical care, and enrichment for our animal care program.