The Texas Zoo
The Texas Zoo


volunteers There are many volunteer opportunities at the zoo. However, interested persons must be 18+ or older to volunteer on a regular basis outside of a      special event or our junior volunteer program. Volunteers
  • Docent: Adult volunteers who improve guests' experience at the Zoo by providing additional information to guests about the animals and assisting with educational programs.
  • Teaching
  • Carpentry
  • Plumbing
  • Welding
  • Gardening
  • Writing Newsletters and Articles 
  • Animal Care

   Download a copy of the Volunteer Application



**Please submit the volunteer application to or bring it by the gift shop if you would like to attend a volunteer training. Please check back for upcoming training dates.**

Summer Junior Volunteer Program

Junior Volunteer Application Deadline: May 5th

Calling all 15-17 year olds interested in studying under the staff at the Texas Zoo! We have our Junior Volunteer applications ready for pick up in our gift-shop or you can also email for more information about this great summer program. There will be a JV Orientation on May 22nd at 6pm here at the Zoo. Get your application to us to make sure you can have a spot in our program this summer!

JV Application 2014

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