Spend two weeks in South Africa for our Zoo Medicine program, based at Lory Park Animal and Owl Sanctuary. Working alongside veterinarians, your coursework will focus on the anatomy, handling and medical needs of animals in captivity. You'll also learn more about the behavior and conservation of various animals at the park, including birds of prey, reptiles, big cats, small cats, cubs, and primates. In addition to veterinary labs such as necropsies and lectures from veterinarians and expert guests, you'll also get the opportunity to safari in Pilanesberg reserve, visit community schools, and support enrichment for animals at the park.
- Enjoy a 2-day safari in Pilanesberg reserve
- Feed and care for cubs
- Assist in vaccinations and deworming