Healesville Sanctuary Vet for a Day
Interested in becoming a vet?
Our Australian Wildlife Health Centre receives over 1,500 injured and orphaned wild animals each year. Come and work alongside our vets in a unique program on real life cases involving Healesville Sanctuary’s animal collection as well as injured wildlife brought to the hospital. This Summer we have a focus on aquatic animals. Learn about how our vets care for platypus, turtles and water birds!
Vet for a Day allows participants to work in our vet hospital for the day, helping out our vets and learning about one of the most rewarding jobs!
You will go behind-the-scenes, taking part in many daily duties of a vet which could include:
- Animal contact
- Health checks
- Post mortem
$129; $116 zoo members
Please call 1300 966 784 to reserve your place.
- Payment is required at time of booking.
- Strictly limited numbers
- Bookings are not refundable