Veterinary and Wild Animal Science Camps
2018 Veterinary Science Camps
The North Carolina Zoo's veterinary staff leads the camping sessions, most of which take place inside the Zoo's Frederic Moir Hanes Veterinary Center. All campers use the Veterinary Center's treatment rooms, X-ray and lab facilities during hands-on experiences with endoscopes, microscopes and other equipment.
2018 So, You Want to Work with Animals! Camp
The North Carolina Zoo's veterinary, animals, education staff leads this NEW camp for Middle School students who want to work with animals when they grow up. This camp takes campers on a romp around the Zoo to sample what it would be like to work at a zoo veterinary hospital, as an animal trainer, as an animal trainer, as a naturalist, or as an educator or animal ambassador. For 5th-8th graders. Learn more here.
2018 Wild Animal Science Camps
The only camp of its kind available anywhere in the world, the NC Zoo and Zoo Society's Wild Animal Research Camp engages campers with radio telemetry, camera traps, drones, night-vision equipment and other technologies to study native wildlife and the Zoo's exotic animals.