The World of Birds Show oversees the daily management and care of the entire collection of bird show birds, about 25 birds (plus 30 pigeons and eight rats) representing more than 20 different species. The World of Birds Shows are presented outside in the Weesner Family Amphitheater from Memorial Day to Labor Day at 11, 1 and 3 daily and inside the main building the remainder of the year. Bird shows emphasize the natural abilities of birds, the diversity of species on our planet, and the importance of conservation education.
Approximately 400 hours
Responsibilities for the World of Birds Show Internship include cleaning, husbandry, diet preparation, feeding, and monitoring of birds in the collection. Additional responsibilities include participating in bird shows, Zoo Camp demonstrations, and providing interpretive information about the birds in our collection as well as general information about the Zoo for Zoo guests.
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