Pinniped Husbandry Internship




Organization: Mystic Aquarium (AZA Member)
Location: Mystic, CT, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

Pinniped and penguin trainers feed, train and care for the Aquarium's collection of Steller's sea lions, California sea lions and African penguins. Daily Duties: Assist staff with preparing diets for pinnipeds and penguins. Cleaning and maintenance of exhibits and back-up areas. Record keeping. Assist feeding pinnipeds and penguins. Assist with the training of husbandry behaviors. Assist Husbandry staff and staff veterinarian with medical procedures. Assist with stranded marine mammals when possible. Please visit our website for a full description of the Intern Program and application instructions http://www.mysticaquarium.org/get-involved/internships