The main Objective to Established a Zoo are CARER:
- Animal Welfare.
- Education &
direction for today and promise for tomorrow.
National Zoo Mission: Secure a
better world for animals through human understanding.
National Zoo Core Values:
Protect- We passionately commit
our expertise and resources to saving animals and ensuring
their long-term survival.
Honor- We strive for excellence
in everything we do. We treat our public, animals, volunteers
and staff with respect. We conduct ourselves with integrity.
Innovate- We strive to discover
creative solutions through progressive thinking, practices
Engage- We connect people
with animals and create defining moments to inspire
everyone to respect, value and care for the natural
Empower- We equip our guests,
communities, volunteers and staff with the knowledge
and tools to take positive action for all species.
Serve- We deliver exceptional
service to our customers, our animals and one another.
We are a trusted resource for our community and provide
programs and services that make meaningful contributions
to one’s daily life.