Junior Animal Keeper Experience

Junior Animal Keeper Experience2018-12-06T09:06:17+00:00

Come and join our Animal Keepers for a day, working with a huge variety of animals including tortoises, rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, reptiles, birds, meerkats and more. Throughout the day you will work in our arid and tropical biomes, domestic pet area and farm. Activities will include feeding and watering, maintaining the enclosures and learning how to safely handle the animals. This day is perfect for any animal lover who would like a chance to work with a wide variety of animals, and learn more about them.

Further Information

  • Participants need to be suitably dressed for the outdoors and please be aware that clothes may get dirty or damaged
  • Sturdy footwear should be worn (walking boots or wellingtons are ideal) strictly NO open toed sandals or flips flops please
  • We reserve the right to cancel a booking in extreme weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances that may arise (a full refund will be given)
  • Please do not wear any jewellery
  • You will need to provide a packed lunch and drinks (no nuts please)
  • Long hair must be tied back
  • Sun cream and hats must also be brought and applied (in Summer months)
  • Participants must listen and comply with instructions that are given out by staff
  • Please note that these days are just for children – there is no provision for parents to stay

If you are interested please complete the enquiry form below and if we have spaces then we will email you a booking form.

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Junior Animal Keeper Experience

10am – 3pm
£65 per person

8-11 year olds
Wednesday 2 January – places available
Wednesday 20 February – places available

12-16 year olds
Thursday 3 January – places available
Thursday 21 February – places available
(Places MUST be booked in advance – maximum of 12 people per day)

New dates added for Spring and Summer Holidays:

6-10 year olds
Wednesday 10 April
Wednesday 17 April
Wednesday 29 May
Wednesday 31 July

11-14 year olds
Thursday 11 April
Thursday 18 April
Thursday 30 May
Thursday 1 August

Enquiry Form

Please complete the enquiry form below, please note this is NOT a booking form.

Session interested in
6-10yrs (Wed 10 April)6-10yrs (Wed 17 April)6-10yrs (Wed 29 May)6-10yrs (Wed 31 July)8-11yrs (Wed 2 January)8-11yrs (Wed 20 February)11-14yrs (Thu 11 April)11-14yrs (Thu 18 April)11-14yrs (Thu 30 May)11-14yrs (Thu 1 August)12-16yrs (Thu 25 October)12-16yrs (Thu 3 January)12-16yrs (Thu 21 February)

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