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ZOO KEEPER FOR A DAY
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ZOO KEEPER FOR A DAY ZOO KEEPER FOR A DAY
ZOO KEEPER FOR A DAY ZOO KEEPER FOR A DAY

ZOO KEEPER FOR A DAY

£199.00
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Ever wondered what it´s like to get behind the scenes at a zoo? Now´s your chance. You can become a Zoo Keeper for a Day and work alongside our keepers getting up-close and hands-on with the animals of the zoo that inspired the blockbuster movie ´We Bought A Zoo´ starring Matt Damon.

This fantastic experience brings you as close as is possible to get to some of this remarkable Zoo´s most popular residents giving you a unique insight into the lives of our keepers and the animals they care for. Not for the faint hearted or lazy, this is a full on day and a true taste of what it´s like to be a zoo keeper.

Every day is different but a typical day will involve:

10:00am - Induction and Safety Briefing

10:30-12pm - Coati and Meerkats*

12:00-12:30pm - Reptiles and Invertebrates

12:30-1:30pm - Lunch in our Jaguar restaurant (included)

1:30-1:50pm - Fruit and Veg Preperation

1:50-2:15pm - Watch the Big Cat Feed

2:15-3:15pm - Daily Jobs (varies each day) & Otter Feed

3:15-4:15pm - Meerkats*, Petting Zoo and South American Paddock*

*these are only for persons age 16 and over

Important Information: Please note that this activity is extremely popular and places are strictly limited - the animals´ welfare is of absolute priority. Once you have purchased your 2 for 1 voucher you will need to book up in advance and be prepared to accept which ever dates are available. If you need a specific date then PLEASE CONTACT US FIRST before purchasing your voucher.

Please note that this experience does not include any direct involvment with the big cats. For big cat experiences visit BIG CAT KEEPER or MEET THE TIGERS
Benefits: A rewarding and most enjoyable day.
How have customers rated this experience? Fantastic experience worth every penny.
Where can I do this experience? Near Plymouth
Is the experience suitable for me? Places strictly limited for animal welfare. Min age 16 years. Not recommended if pregnant, high blood pressure, nervous disposition. Photos allowed but only at discretion of zoo staff. Instructions by zoo staff to be followed at all times. Participation allowed only on acceptance of strict health and safety requirements (form to be signed on the day). Experience subject to availability, conditions and animal welfare considerations.
When is it available? Please note that although this experience is year round, places are strictly limited and advanced booking is essential. However, times may vary so be sure to confirm well before your visit. Demand is high and places are strictly limited, so you're advised to book well in advance to avoid disappointment.
What do I need to bring? Your camera and a love of animals.
How long will it take? A full day (allow 6 hours)
Will it depend on the weather? Any
Can friends and family come to watch? Only voucher holders (2 people permitted per voucher)
Are refreshments available? Lunch is included
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