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BIG CAT KEEPER EXPERIENCE FOR A DAY
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BIG CAT KEEPER EXPERIENCE FOR A DAY BIG CAT KEEPER EXPERIENCE FOR A DAY
BIG CAT KEEPER EXPERIENCE FOR A DAY BIG CAT KEEPER EXPERIENCE FOR A DAY

BIG CAT KEEPER EXPERIENCE FOR A DAY

£298.00
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Ever wondered what it´s like to get behind the scenes at a zoo? Now´s your chance. Become a Big Cat Keeper for a day and work alongside our keepers getting up-close and hands-on with the big cats and other carnivores. Dartmoor Zoo has the widest variety of big cats in the south west and this fantastic experience brings you as close as is possible to get to some of natures most intimidating predators giving you a unique insight into the lives of our keepers and the animals they care for.

Your day will start early and is a hard work, hands on, all day experience which is not for the feint-hearted so be prepared! You´ll be working with our expert big cat team here at Dartmoor Zoo learning about the fine balance of the feeding routine and training that is so important to keeping big cats healthy and happy.

While every day is different here at Dartmoor Zoo, depending on what is happening, a typical Big Cat Keeper For A Day might be something like this:

8:00am
Induction and Safety Briefing

8am-10am
First Round: Meeting, cleaning and learning about our Lions, Tigers, Jaguar etc.

10am-10:30am
Break

10:30-11:30am
Second Round: Meeting, cleaning and learning about our Bears or Wolves

11:30-12:30pm
Meat Preparation

12:30-1:30pm
Lunch which is complimentary served in our Jaguar restaurant.

1:30-2:15pm
Feed The Lions or Tigers

3:00pm
Finish

You will receive a certificate of your adventures and enough wonderful memories to last a life time.
Benefits: A full-on day as a big cat zoo keeper for 2 people. Get involved in feeding the cats. Learn about our 5 different species. Lunch in our Jaguar Restaurant. A certificate of your achievement.
Where can I do this experience? Near Plymouth
Is the experience suitable for me? Min age 18 years. Good level of health & fitness. Not suitable if pregnant, high blood pressure or nervous disposition.
When is it available? Every day except Christmas holidays. Demand is high and places are strictly limited so please book well in advance.
How long will it take? All day (allow 6 hours)
Will it depend on the weather? Any
Are refreshments available? Lunch is included
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