Zookeeping for teens

Cinemazoo offers budding zookeepers a hands-on program for teens aged 13 to 17.

Here’s something that sounds ideal for teens who like snakes, reptiles, turtles and critters both feathered and furry and are wondering how to turn that interest into a possible career path.

Cinemazoo is offering a junior zookeepers course, a hands-on, eight-week program Sundays starting in October.

The course will cover 25 different subjects relating to zoos, animals, safety, pest control and more.

There will be projects and hands-on animal care experience.

The course begins Oct. 14 for eight weeks, on Sundays from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Cinemazoo and Urban Safari Rescue Society at 1395 176 Street in South Surrey.

The cost is $225. The program is for ages 13 to 17.

For more information, call 604-299-6963, email info@cinemazoo.com, or visit www.cinemazoo.com.

– Cloverdale Reporter