Menai Animal Hospital is offering a unique experience this school holidays! Get up close & personal & find out what it is like to work with exotic animals such as:
- Bearded dragons
- Ferrets & more!
Your child will be working side by side with our senior vet nurses and will:
- Go on a behind the scenes hospital tour
- Learn how we feed and care for exotic patients
- Learn how to keep each species healthy
- Learn how to use Veterinary equipment for this species
- Learn how to take vitals and what is important for each species
- Learn about their natural habitats
- Learn how to check eyes & ears
- Study parasites such as Ticks and Lice
- Learn about exotic animal safety
- Conduct pathology tests
- Study X-Rays and see if you can guess the problem
- Learn all about different species & how to keep them
This is a great opportunity for any child that wants to experience the veterinary world with interests in these types of animals or kids who just want to know more.
For: 7-14 year olds
Where: Menai Animal Hospital
When: Thursday 5th October– More classes may be available subject to availability
Cost: $88 per child
The days will be limited to small groups. Please arrange for your child to bring lunch and a drink.
Conditions of participation:
- Payment is essential to secure your booking.
- Enclosed shoes must be worn.
- All participants must agree to follow all instructions given by the nurse at all times.
- Touching of any animal(s) may be permitted after instructions from the nurse and under the nurse’s supervision.
- Menai Animal Hospital does not take any responsibility for any injuries that may occur. First aid will be given if required.
- You will need to sign a liability waiver for your child to attend.
- We will need contact numbers for a parent or guardian in case of an emergency.
Click here to Apply – Application & Permission slip