Internship Opportunities at Wildlife Sanctuary& Rescue Center in Costa Rica

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Kids Saving the Rainforest

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Kids Saving the Rainforest is a wildlife sanctuary, rescue and rehabilitation center located in beautiful Quepos, Costa Rica. We rescue over 200 animals every year, and helping us carry out this important work is a team of dedicated interns gaining invaluable experience learning and working in their chosen fields.

We offer competitive, well-respected internship placements in the following departments:
Intern Positions Available:

  • Veterinary Clinic/Rehabilitation Intern
  • Zookeeper/Sanctuary Intern
  • Wildlife Nursery Intern

We are seeking serious, passionate individuals with the desire to dedicate themselves to work in the wildlife/animal fields. Our internships are suitable for students with relevant coursework in veterinary studies, primatology, zoology, ecology, or a similar related field, as well as recent graduates seeking practical work experience with wildlife.

To learn more about our internship program, check out program guide here:

We have shorter term volunteer experiences as well! Ask our volunteer coordinator at for more information!

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Animals Environment International


We'll work with your schedule.


P.O. Box 297-6350FInca AnitaQuepos, Puntarenas 60601Costa Rica



  • Environmental Education
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Veterinary
  • Habitat Restoration




  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 85 days with the possibility of extension.
  • Ability to get along with other volunteers, have fun and be a team player!

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