Rendering of the Glass Animal Hospital at Naples Zoo being built by Gates Construction.

Contractor begins construction of zoo medical facility

Glass Animal Hospital at Naples Zoo is being built by Gates Construction.
Aug. 20, 2018

NAPLES — Gates Construction has begun building a new animal hospital at Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens. Named the Glass Animal Hospital in honor of its primary benefactors, Denny and Tanya Glass, the new single-story, 9,144-square-foot facility will feature a surgical suite, treatment room, hospitalization rooms, necropsy room, diagnostic lab, pharmacy, ICU and hospitalization holding areas, outdoor run area and administrative space. 

Construction is scheduled for completion winter 2019. Design services are provided by Architects Unlimited.

Gates Construction provides construction management, general contracting and design-build services for commercial, health care, multi-family, club and hospitality and institutional projects. With offices in Bonita Springs, Sarasota and Palm Beach Gardens, Gates operates throughout the Southeast and Latin America.