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    Busch Gardens Zookeeping 101 Camp


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: June, July, August
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Outdoor Adventure
    • Sub-Categories: Animals/Nature
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Experience first–hand what it takes to care for a variety of exotic animals from giraffes and hippos to tigers and crocs. Assist zookeepers with their daily routine from cleaning animal habitats and distributing diets, to joining up-close animal encounters and observing veterinary care. Plus enjoy all the thrilling rides and world-class shows at Busch Gardens and chill out at Adventure Island.

    Campers in grades 10 -12 participate in a variety of activities every day and our schedule is fluid to accommodate the unique nature of a zoological theme park. Campers will spend their day enjoying attractions at Busch Gardens, experiencing immersive exhibits showcasing animals from around the world, participating in learning labs and crafts within our educational classrooms, and connecting with our animal ambassadors up close and personal. Our camp activities and schedules are subject to change due to weather, animal needs, park operation or various other unforeseen circumstances without notice.