AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Amarillo Zoo is now accepting applications from those interested in volunteering as part of their ZOOCrew team.
If accepted, volunteers must attend a training course on March 9 and 16 from 9:00 a.m. to noon.
The class will include material on safety, interpretation, animal husbandry and wildlife education.
Volunteers will assist in assignments around the zoo, from assisting zookeepers to guiding visitors through various exhibits.
Applicants must be 13 years of older. If accepted there is a $25 fee to cover costs of training, materials and uniform.
Applications can be submitted at the Amarillo Zoo website or can be picked up at the zoo.
Deadline for applicants is March 1.