Being a zoo keeper for a full day can make a unique gift for anyone over 16 years old.
Under the supervision of the keepers, help clean out and feed a variety of animals from around the world. See what else a zoo keeper has to do on a daily basis.
You will get the opportunity to see us working with a varied collection of animals from snakes and spiders to monkeys and meerkats, helping out where the keepers feel you can.
For a donation of £132.00 you will receive:
The day starts at 8.45am when you will meet the keepers and see them getting the animal feeds ready. You will then help in the zoo feeding and cleaning a variety of animals Lunch is usually between 12pm-1pm. After lunch you can continue assisting the keepers until your day finishes at 3.45pm.
If you would like to make a booking, please visit our online shop here. Note: this is available for experiences on Monday - Friday only (no weekend dates available).
Bookings can either be made for a specific date or an open voucher can be issued, which are valid for 1 year from the date of booking. Please note these are non refundable.
Due to the popularity of these experiences, we encourage you to book your date promptly on receipt of your open voucher - see here for details.
For bookings over the phone, payment is normally made by debit/credit card and the credit card receipt together with the invitation is then forwarded by post.