No, becoming L.A. Zoo volunteer isn’t particularly easy but – as long as you have no criminal record, no tuberculosis and are willing to learn – it is possible and can be very rewarding.
According to the L.A. Zoo Website: “Volunteers play a vital role in fulfilling the Zoo’s mission of “Nurturing Wildlife and Enriching the Human Experience,” from helping with office work to assisting our animal keepers.” In reality, a large chunk of the volunteer work is focused on assisting L.A. Zoo visitors…
Still, no matter which end of the stick you’ll get assigned to, it’s L.A. Zoo: even if you don’t get to swing with the apes, you’ll be seeing the whole animal kingdom up close and personal every time you volunteer….