Ready to throw a wild party? For junior rangers, shark fans, petting zoo pros and beyond, we’ve found fun animal-themed bashes that are sure to delight. Click through the slideshow below for the most creative eats, décor, and favors—all the inspiration you and your little party animals could need.

Petting Zoo Party

Your babe knows just what the cow says—so why not have his next party at a farm or petting zoo? It’s a great way to get up close and personal with ponies, goats, chicks, and more. Head to party blog Pretty My Party to see birthday boy Jordan’s interactive big day and get inspired by all the farm-fresh and fun details!

photo courtesy of Blair Photography

What other themes do you have in mind for your party animal? Share them in the comments below! 

— Abigail Matsumoto