Zookeeper Mentor Program

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Zookeeper Mentor Program (Ages 14+)

Looking to get into the Zoology field? The Zookeeper Mentor Program is a personalized experience for people with a strong interest in learning first hand about a career as a Zookeeper.

You will spend half a day at the Wild Wonder’s wildlife center in Bonsall, working side-by-side with professional zookeepers. By participating in the daily diet preparation, training, cleaning, and other animal care tasks, students will gain first-hand experience in animal husbandry, training, and enrichment. In this unique, hands-on program, participants will discover that it takes dedication and hard work to work in the animal field. This is a unique interactive experience that will be customized towards your interests and is offered year-round!


The Zookeeper Mentor Program is $150 per half day. We offer sibling discounts.
Register now! This is a personalized one on one experience with a mentor. You may register by phone at (760) 630-9230. No refunds will be given for cancellations made less than 3 days prior to the program.