Looking to get into the Zoology field?

The Zookeeper Mentor Program is a personalized experience for people aged 13 and up 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 ONE ON ONE experience that will be customized towards your interests and is offered year-round!



The Zookeeper Mentor Program is $150 per half day.

*Terms and Conditions:
1. Wild Wonders realizes that unexpected events may arise which do not permit you to make the date and time you have requested and confirmed. No refunds will be granted for cancellations 48 hours or less before your visit, but you can use the money you paid toward a future visit.
2. Wild Wonders reserves the right to reschedule your Experience due to extreme weather or other emergencies.


Please complete the reservation request form below, and we’ll contact you.