Adult Croc Keeper

Adult Croc Keeper
From GBP £140.00
  • Duration: 2 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Brize Norton, Oxfordshire
  • Product code: KEEP001


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Enjoy a day working with the keepers, meeting many of our animals up close, helping with the feeding and getting hands-on around the zoo, whilst learning all about our crocodilian friends on the way! We promise you a unique and rewarding experience rounded off with a special commemorative certificate.

Our keeper experiences are run by experienced members of our expert zoo keeping team and include the following:

  • Your session will begin with a safety briefing
  • Introduction and meet the zoo keeper team
  • Enclosure cleaning and general maintenance
  • Preparation of food and special diets needed throughout the zoo
  • Feeding of crocodiles and other zoo animals
  • Work with animals such as crocodiles, alligators, caimans and monitor lizards
  • Opportunity to handle hatchling and juvenile crocodiles
  • Assist with care of larger crocodile species
  • End of the day debrief and experience certificate

Zoo keepers' tasks carried out vary depending upon season and animal health and welfare. Some of the activities may include:

  • Assist with data collection and animal record-keeping, whether it's noting the length of a crocodile hatchling, or checking the weight of a tortoise
  • Cleaning out dens or enclosures
  • Food preparation and feeding - all food is weighed and recorded before it's delivered to the animal enclosures
  • Prepare diet supplements for various creatures
  • Observe animals and help check for good health