Hind Foundation Networking

Digital X-Ray System Purchase

For Central Coast Zoo Society

In 2010, the Hind Foundation granted $37,500 to the Central Coast Zoo Society to purchase a digital x-ray system compatible with the new ZIMS Database required by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). The new x-ray system furthers the Charles Paddock Zoo’s purpose to serve as a high quality community facility dedicated to the care of a variety of animals.

Noteworthy Outcomes
•    Continued Operation

This grant kept the Charles Paddock Zoo functioning by satisfying the requirements of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).


Area of Funding: Plant & Wildlife Restoration
Type of Funding: Standard Grant
Amount Funded: $37,500
Year Funded: 2010
Year Completed: 2010

About the Organization
Central Coast Zoo Society
9305 Pismo Avenue
Atascadero, CA 93422
(805) 461-5080

The mission of the Central Coast Zoo Society is to support and promote the Charles Paddock Zoo, its exhibits, the educational and scientific programs, and the conservation and preservation of wildlife.