Wild Wishes

“Wild Wishes” grants exotic animal encounters for children in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Oklahoma who have lost a parent, sibling or have a terminal illness. We have been making kids wildlife encounter dreams come true for years, now we are doing it in a very special way through “Wild Wishes”.

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Our first “Wild Wish” was to meet a zebra.

In 1982 my grandmother Ruby Pickard founded My Wish Inc. to grant wishes to terminally ill children. I accompanied her when she granted that first wish when I was only eight-years-old.

The boy wanted an American flag for his home, a humble request and one that left a powerful mark on my spirit.

If you know of a child that loves animals and might quality for a “Wild Wish”, e-mail chester@kingdomzoo.com. To sponsor a wish go to wildwishes.org.

Chester Moore, Jr.

Click below to see “Wild Wishes” coming true.