During your experience as ‘Keeper for a Day’ you will be able to:
- Work alongside our experienced animal keepers on their daily routine from 8.30am to 4.30pm (finish may be earlier during the winter).
- Help clean out the animal enclosures.
- Prepare the animals food and help assist the keepers at feeding time.
- Go behind the scenes in different animal areas.
- Find out how we keep our animals stimulated.
- Gain a unique insight into the lives of our exotic animals here in Jersey.
- Develop your understanding of how the work we do in the zoo links to the conservation of threatened species in the wild.
This amazing experience is only available for a limited number of days each month (between October and April) so we advise booking early. For full availability and to book please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 01534 860052.
- Members are entitled to a 15% discount (applicable only for the member participating in the experience)
- This experience is for a maximum of one person and includes admission to the zoo.
- This encounter is suitable for adults only (18 and over).
- Please book your ‘Keeper for a Day’ experience a minimum of 4 -6 weeks in advance.
- Your visit may be altered at short notice should animal welfare concerns be raised.
- Certain aspects of the animal routine may be excluded in line with Health and Safety regulations.
- Whilst we will endeavor to meet your requests, the animal departments visited as ‘Keeper for a Day’ are subject to availability.
- Animal handling is not permitted.
- Proximity and contact with the animals is at the keeper’s discretion on the day.
- Cancellation with fewer than 7 days notice will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
- We may use the details you enter during the purchasing process, to contact you about the experience afterwards.
- The ‘Keeper for a Day’ package is valid for 12 calendar months from the date of purchase.