Accreditations and Recognitions

  • Accredited by Zoological Association of America(ZAA)
  • Licensed by the United States Department of Agriculture
    Animal Exhibitor
  • Licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture,
    Trade & Consumer Protection Whitetail-Deer
  • Licensed by United States Fish & Wildlife Service Migratory Waterfowl
  • Licensed by United States Fish & Wildlife Service
    Special Purpose Birds of Prey Possession for Education
  • Licensed by United States Fish & Wildlife Service
    Special Purpose Eagle Possession for Education
  • Licensed by United States Fish & Wildlife Service Rehabilitation
  • Licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
    Captive Wildlife
  • Licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture,
    Trade, & Consumer Protection Fish Farm
  • Licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
    Advanced Rehabilitation
  • An Institutional Member of American Association of Zookeepers (AAZK)
  • 2015 Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of outstanding support
    in helping St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • 2014 Trip Advisory Certificate of Excellence
  • Corner Stone of the Community Award in recognition of over 40 years
    of dedicated service & immeasurable contributions to our committee
  • A member of the Minocqua-Woodruff-Arbor Vitae Chamber
    of Commerce
  • A member of the Park Falls Chamber of Commerce
  • 2010 2nd Place Award in Minocqua-Woodruff-Arbor Vitae Chamber
    of Commerce 4th of July Parade
  • 2010 Educational Contributions in the Marketing Internship
    Program at Lakeland Union High School
  • 2008 Earned Travel Green Wisconsin Certification for
    Eco-Friendly Practices
  • 2008 3rd Place Award in Minocqua-Woodruff-Arbor Vitae
    Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Parade
  • 2007 2nd Place Award in Minocqua-Woodruff-Arbor Vitae
    Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Parade
  • 2006 Nominated Wisconsin Family Business of the Year
  • 2006 Declared as an official Neighborhood Treasure of the Northwoods
  • 2004 Beef A Rama 3rd Place Presentation Division
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Affiliations

  • ZAA - Zoological Association of American
  • FCF - Feline Conservation Federation
  • APWS - American Pheasant & Waterfowl Society
  • AAZK - American Association of Zookeepers
  • IRF - International Rhino Foundation
  • MAZA - Mid-America Zoo Alliance
  • GCF - Giraffe Conservation Foundation
  • CCB - Cheetah Conservation Botswana
  • NWRA - National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association
  • IEF - International Elephant Foundation
  • IWWA - International Wild Waterfowl Association
  • Black-Footed Cat Working Group
  • AFA - American Federation of Aviculture
  • Niassa Lion Project
  • WBGBA - Wisconsin Bird & Game Breeders Association
  • Zambian Carnivore Programme
  • WWRA - Wisconsin Wildlife Rehabilitators Association
  • APA - American Poultry Association
  • ZAG - Zoos and Aquarium Buyers Group