|Date opened||August 15, 1974|
|Location||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Land area||287 hectares (710 acres)|
|No. of animals||5,000+|
|No. of species||500+|
It is in seven geographic regions: Indo-Malaya, Africa, Americas, Tundra Trek, Australasia, Eurasia and the Canadian Domain. Some animals are indoors in tropical settings. Some are outdoors in what would be their normal environments. It also has areas such as the Kids Zoo, Waterside Theatre and Splash Island. The zoo is currently home to over 16,000 animals. There are over 491 species.