John Ball Zoo

Any advice before interviewing as an Animal Care Intern at John Ball Zoo?

Because this is such a specific position, it is important to know the basic ideals and goals of the zoo. Take some time before the interview to explore John Ball Zoo’s website and learn more about the specifics of what they do and what makes the organization special/unique. It is also beneficial ...
Internship Interview Zoo Animal Caretaker
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What's a day in the life of an Animal Care Intern at John Ball Zoo like?

Because I was hired as the North America Animal Care Intern, I worked mostly with the bears, otters, turtles, and cougars. A typical day included arriving before the zoo opened and preparing the exhibits for the day, after the animals are locked inside their indoor dens. For the bear exhibit, thi...
Internship Day in the Life Animal Care Zoo John Ball Zoo
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