Internships at The Creature Conservancy entail a blend of animal husbandry and educational program delivery. This unpaid position entails 20 hours/week of animal care for our collection of over 100 species of birds, mammals, reptiles & amphibians. Interns have the opportunity to learn and participate in all aspects of zoo animal care, including diet preparation, enrichment, health monitoring, behavioral training, and enclosure cleaning & maintenance.
Hours are 9 am to 1 pm on weekdays. Priority is given to applicants with no planned absences (holidays included) and those who are pursuing degrees in an animal related field or receiving college credit for their participation.
Consideration for spring (13 weeks; April 2 - June 29) closes February 15th, 2018.
To apply, please send a cover letter and a resume including 3 professional references to Patricia Billette at email@example.com