Ellen Trout Zoo

About Ellen Trout Zoo

Ellen Trout Zoo is an AZA accredited zoo operated by the City of Lufkin, Texas. The Ellen Trout Zoo is dedicated to quality animal care, education, conservation, and providing a positive visitor experience. Conservation of both native and exotic species is supported through breeding programs of endangered species and supporting conservation of their wild counterparts. A strong education department works in partnership with over twenty local school districts to supplement their STEM activities.



June 2019 - August 2019 Lufkin, TX
“They allowed me to work with their primates more often because I’m interested in them and I got to see one of them get their shots.”
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