Ever wondered what it’s like to be a zoo keeper at one of the country’s busiest zoos? Maybe YOU would like to care for some of the rarest animals in the world . . .
Working with Lantra the Sector Skills Council for environmental and land-based industries across the UK we’ve put together a video explaining just what the job entails and how to become part of the exciting world of zoo keeping.
From Student Keeper Hannah Follows, Keeper Neil Flockhart, Senior Keeper Laura Robbins and Curator Matt Lewis pictured right you’ll hear about the commitment needed to work alongside exotic and endangered species from across the globe, and learn about their personal paths in animal care and management.
If you’d like to Love What You Do, Do What You Love take a look at our home page video A spotlight on Zoo Keeping at Dudley Zoological Gardens http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3_Wet81sio&feature=youtu.be