Zoo Vet Apprentice has been developed especially for young people aged 12-16 years with an interest in veterinary science or working with animals. Discover the life of a zoo vet and the hard work and dedication it takes to work with animals.
Our education staff will help you get real life, hands-on experience alongside our vet team and keepers on this exclusive careers day.

Dates for 2020: 

Wednesday 19th February - FULLY BOOKED.

Wednesday 1st April - FULLY BOOKED.


10am to 4pm.


Suitable for 12 to 16 year olds.

The jam-packed day includes:

  • A guided tour of the Vet Centre
  • Learning to identify animals from x-rays
  • Practising blow pipe techniques
  • Animal health checks
  • Learning a range of veterinary techniques
  • Watch an animal training session
  • Get hands-on with our giant tortoise


At just £70 for the day, this is an experience to remember for any budding vets or zoologists.
£60 for Annual Pass holders or second siblings.