'Zoo Tycoon' Complete Collection Cheat Codes

Get more cash and goodies with cheat codes for 'Zoo Tycoon' for PC

"Zoo Tycoon" is a series of business simulation games in which players build and operate zoos. The ultimate goal is to make money. If you need a little help in that area, try one of the "Zoo Tycoon" Complete Collection cheat codes as you play on your PC.

Money Cheat

Press Shift + $ to get money, $10,000 to be exact. Holding Shift + $ increases your cash quickly. Using this code at the beginning of a game is best because park fences break and animals may escape if it is used later in the game. The code cannot be entered while the game is paused.

Starting Money

This procedure involves editing a game file; create a backup copy of the file before proceeding. Use a text editor to edit the "zoo.ini" file in the game folder. Locate the following lines and change the values after the "=" as indicated. Note: The changes only affect new games and do not work on saved games.


Exhibit Codes

Name one of your exhibits accordingly for the desired effect. Naming a new exhibit using these cheats has crashed many people's games.

Copralite Corner – All dinosaur poo turns into rocks
Super Croc – Deinosuchuse is in the Animal Adoption window
Microsoft – Double Exhibit Donations
Blue Fang – Guests pay 2x original amount for attractions
Wonderland – More people come to see the exhibit
Cretaceous Corral – Triceratops is in the Animal Adoption window
Xanadu – Unicorn is in the Animal Adoption window
Super Croc – Unlocks a giant croc

Guest Names Cheat Codes

John Wheeler – All animal shelters available
Akiyama – All scenarios completed
Dr Dolittle – Animals breed faster/more often
Alfred H – Birds scare the heck out of guests
Mr. Blue – Changes everyone's shirt blue
Mr. Brown – Changes everyone's shirt brown
Mr. Orange – Changes everyone's shirt orange
Mr. Pink – Changes everyone's shirt pink
Mr. White – Changes everyone's shirt white
Mr. Blonde – Changes everyone's shirt yellow
Eggman – Dinosaur eggs hatch faster
Adam Levesque – Get all animal shelters
Bill Gates – Guest donates a lot of money
Boogyman (male guest only) – Make children guests upset
rpro (male guest only) – Make female guests upset
Russell – Make fences deteriorate
Stinky – Make guests sick
Zeta Psi – Make some guests puke
Hank Howie – Research all staff research automatically
Bill Clinton – The demand for hamburgers goes up
Andrew Binder – Unlock all animal houses and types
Lou Catanzaro – Unlock all animal toys
Charlie Peterson – Unlock all foliage
Ron Propst – Unlock dinosaur foliage research program
Steve Serafino – Unlock endangered animals
Rich Uncle Pennybags – You gain a small amount of money
Dinoman – Unlocks all dinos

Staff Names Cheat Codes

Name a male maintenance worker "Bob V" – All broken fences repaired
Name a male maintenance worker "George W" – All foliage removed and get a $300 tax rebate
Name a female tour guide "Rosalie" – All tour guide salaries are set to $0
Rename a male zookeeper "Jonathan Gilmour" – He becomes the Ultimate Zookeeper

Animal Names Cheat Codes

Name a reindeer "Comet" – All dinosaurs disappear from your zoo, but eggs remain
Name a bear "Deer" – The bear breaks out of its exhibit and destroys any fences that surround it, excluding electric fences

Scientist Names Cheat Codes

Name a scientist "Dr. Frankenstein" – Gives you a 10 percent chance that an egg changes contents when visited by that scientist
Name a scientist "Dr. Scholl" – Makes all scientists walk twice as fast

Other Zoo Tycoon Unlockables

Bottlenose Dolphin Statue – Win Best Dolphin Show award
California Seal Lion Statue – Win Best Sea Lion Show award
Elephant Seal Statue – Win Zoo of the Year award
Iceberg – Win the Excellence in Arctic Exhibit Construction award
Mermaid – Place the mermaid statue in one of your marine tanks
Orca Statue – Win Best Orca Show award
Photo Booth – Win the shark world scenario
Show Grandstand 2 – Win the Aquatic Show Park scenario
Trio Statue – Win the Super Zoo scenario

Developer Mode

If you have one of the Beta versions, hit Ctrl-D to access the Developer Mode. It allows you to move zoo entrances and fences, odd buildings, and vehicles. This only works in the Beta build of "Zoo Tycoon."

Make Trees or Grids Disappear

By pressing Ctrl + F, you can make all trees in your zoo disappear. They still exist, but they are invisible for building purposes. Select Ctrl + F again to make them reappear.

By pressing Ctrl + G, you can make the main zoo grid appear or disappear,
allowing you to judge the zoo from a regular smooth vantage point or see each individual square.

Yellow Brick Road

Make an exhibit with a lion, a tiger, and a bear to unlock the yellow brick path.


Wait until you get the mermaid statue. When you get it, place it in a water tank. You have to wait a moment for it to appear.