Intro to Animal Care
Aug 01 - Aug 05 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Ages 9-12 · Co-Ed
St. Paul Gym
From Aug 01, 2016 to Aug 05, 2016
Each Monday from 07:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Each Tuesday from 07:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Each Wednesday from 07:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Each Thursday from 07:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Each Friday from 07:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Animal husbandry is the care and management of animals; excellent animal husbandry is one of the primary goals of zoos. Campers will spend the week at Como Zoo delving into various aspects of animal care including diet preparation and nutrition, animal training, enrichment, exhibit design and animal first aid. Conclude the week by meeting a zookeeper and learning how zoos work towards animals? conservation goals. Recommended for those entering 4th and 5th grade.
All registrants agree to the policies and procedures of Youth Programs, including change fees, deadlines, and other details found in the program materials and parent handbook.
St Paul Gym
University of Minnesota - Recreation and Wellness Center