ZRA connects, trains and empowers the community of zoo and aquarium registrars.


ZRA envisions a future where registrar expertise is valued and acknowledged by institutions worldwide to promote the care and conservation of animals.

Core Commitments

ZRA empowers its members to establish industry-wide standards and creates platforms for members to share their knowledge with each other.

ZRA provides easy access to resources and training/professional development opportunities.

ZRA fosters global communication amongst registrars and animal records professionals of all kinds and from all countries.

The ZRA organization is run in a transparent, deliberate, forward-thinking manner that encourages all members to participate.