Binder Park Zoo

About Binder Park Zoo

Over 8,000,000 people have visited Binder Park Zoo and an additional 500,000 have been served through outreach programs since the Zoo was established in 1975. It is located outside of Battle Creek, Michigan, on 433 acres of natural forests and wetlands. In the past 48 years, the Zoo has grown to be one of the leading cultural attractions in the region. Binder Park Zoo is heavily involved in conservation of wildlife and natural habitats on five continents. In cooperation with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and others, Binder Park Zoo is actively working to conserve a wide array of endangered species both at the Zoo and worldwide.


Animal Care Intern

June 2020 - August 2020 Battle Creek, MI
“I really liked that the internship rotated through all the animal care sections so I had the opportunity to work with every animal in the zoo. ”

Education intern

June 2019 - August 2019 Battle Creek, MI
“Working and learning with a wide variety of animals!”
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Questions & Answers

What's a day in the life of an Animal Care Intern at Binder Park Zoo like?

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Honestly, are there any downsides to being an animal care intern at Binder Park Zoo?

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