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Caldwell Zoo

Mammals Internship

Fall 2022 paid internships are available at Caldwell Zoo in Tyler, Texas in the areas of Animal Husbandry.

The Caldwell Zoo is seeking highly motivated, hard-working, professional-minded students who want to take advantage of educational opportunities to gain on-the-job experience in a zoo setting.

Learning opportunities include: exotic animal handling and restraint, behavior, nutrition, husbandry, record keeping, visitor relations, preventative medicine, disease treatment, and other zoo operations topics.


  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must have sophomore or higher classification
  • Overall GPA must be 2.5 or higher
  • Negative TB Test

Fall Internship (Sept – December). The deadline for applications is August 1st


Housing Provided



How to Apply

If you are interested, please send a letter of interest and resume to:

Tori Malley, Administrative Assistant

Caldwell Zoo

P.O. Box 4785

Tyler, Texas 75712


Caldwell Zoo
2203 M.L.King Blvd
Tyler, TX 75702

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