Wildlife Rehabilitation Volunteer

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VOLUNTEERS FOR WILDLIFE INC

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Volunteers for Wildlife admits roughly 2,000 injured and orphaned wild animals each year. These animals are all in critical condition and require expert care. They are highly sensitive, dangerous animals, and are only cared for by experienced volunteers and staff.

Rehabilitation is fast-paced and includes work with a large number of different species! Responsibilities include cage cleaning, general hospital upkeep and cleaning, diet preparation, feeding, and handling/restraining animals during medical treatments.

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About VOLUNTEERS FOR WILDLIFE INC

Location:

194 BAYVILLE ROAD UNIT A, LOCUST VALLEY, NY 11560, US

Mission Statement

Dedicated to preserving Long Island's wildlife & natural habitats through education and rehabilitation.

Description

Volunteers for Wildlife Inc. is a non-profit Wildlife Hospital & Education Center founded in 1982. We are dedicated to the rescue & rehabilitation of Long Island's injured and orphaned wildlife. We educate the public about preservation of wildlife & natural habitats through our education outreach programs for children & adults.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

194 Bayville RoadUnit ALocust ValleyLocust Valley, NY 11560

(40.88831,-73.58571)
 

SKILLS

  • Veterinary
  • Environmental Education
  • Farming
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Aquarium Maintenance

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • One 8am-4pm shift a week on the same day each week. Minimum of 6 months.
  • Dependable & punctual attendance, previous animal experience preferably with wildlife or veterinary medicine, ability to work on your feet indoors & outdoors in all weather conditions, emotional stability to work with critically injured animals.

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