Wild Pursuits #271a

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Date(s) - August 11, 2024
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Education Building – Dickerson Park Zoo
1103 W Smith Street
Springfield, MO 65803


Educator: Miss Bridget

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a zookeeper? Now is your chance! Wild Pursuits is an exclusive adult program designed for animal enthusiasts aspiring to step into the shoes of a zookeeper. Led by experienced zoo professionals, participants will delve into animal care, husbandry, and conservation, gaining hands-on experience with various species. This behind-the-scenes adventure goes beyond the typical zoo visit, allowing participants to develop a deep appreciation for the dedication and expertise required in animal care and conservation. Here is a perfect opportunity for animal enthusiasts to satisfy their curiosity and gain firsthand experience in the captivating world of zookeeping!

Wear closed-toe shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty!

Non member$40/FOZ Member $30

All classes are located at the Education Building (1103 W Smith Street, Springfield, MO 65803), not at the Dickerson Park Zoo front gate.

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