Applegate Park Zoo is a community zoo with dozens of local rescue animals on display. Zoo animals include mountain lion, bear, bobcat, birds, squirrel, deer, coyote, raccoons, fox, desert tortoise, water fowl and birds of prey. Kiddie Corral is a petting zoo where children can interact with and feed chickens, rabbits, ducks, tortoise, alpaca and guinea pig. A small gift shop offers souvenirs and goat food for hand feeding. The Merced Zoo is located in Applegate Park off R Street from Highway 99.
Applegate Park Zoo - Merced Zoo
1045 W 25th Street
Merced, CA 95340