Introducing Winter Animal Care Days

  • 7401 SW 9th Street | Des Moines, IA 50315
  • Dates: 2/16/2019, 3/2/2019
  • Location: Blank Park Zoo
  • Overview

    Winter Days Animal Care Series

    Have you ever imagined yourself working at a Zoo?  Have you ever wondered what the keepers, veterinarians, and nutritionist do to help the animals in our care?  This winter is your chance to not only imagine it, but to learn more about these areas and practice the skills needed to work in Animal Care at the Zoo.

    This winter Blank Park Zoo will be hosting a series of activities that will give guests the opportunity to learn more about animal care career opportunities. Take your imagination to the next step and join us this winter and engage with keepers, veterinarians, animal nutritionist, and volunteers.

    Take action to save animals in the wild from extinction by attending the Zoo this winter– IMAGINE THAT.

    January 26 - Animal Enrichment
    11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

    February 2 – Animal Husbandry Day
    10:45 a.m. – 2 p.m.

    February 16 – Animal Wellness and Veterinarian Day
    11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

    March 2 – Animal Nutrition
    11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

    See website for ALL the details!