Animal Husbandry Internship for The Trevor Zoo – available Spring 2020

This opportunity is available for Spring 2020

The Trevor Zoo at Millbrook School offers a volunteer-based learning experience for individuals who are energetic, willing to work hard, and enjoy caring for animals. Volunteers will be involved in various aspects of zoo work depending upon age and experience. (See program descriptions below.) Activities may include food preparation, cleaning of cages, helping to provide behavioral enrichment for the animals, and providing information and tours for visitors. Volunteers will be trained by the Animal Care Coordinator and Keeper Supervisor for each task they perform.

Who to Contact: Jessica Bennet to apply:

Pleasant Valley Animal Hospital

This opportunity is available for Spring 2020

Pleasant Valley Animal Hospital is a full-service AAHA certified animal hospital and boarding kennel in Pleasant Valley, New York. They offer veterinary medical, dental and surgical services, veterinary acupuncture, preventive medicine, health maintenance, boarding, grooming and emergency services for your cats, dogs, ferrets, rabbits, and pocket pets.

For more information: Pleasant Valley Animal Hospital or contact Lisa Kaul

Lagrange Veterinary Hospital

This opportunity is available for Spring 2020

LaGrange Veterinary Hospital is a small animal hospital facility. It is the mission of LaGrange Veterinary Hospital to use their scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health, the relief of animal suffering, the promotion of public health and the advancement of medical knowledge. 

Some of their services include:

  • basic wellness
  • diagnostic imaging
  • dental
  • internal medicine 

For more information: Lagrange Veterinary Hospital or contact Lisa Kaul

Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue



Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue is dedicated to providing a sanctuary for unwanted, abused, neglected horses and to improve the relationship between horses and people.  They are committed to raising funds to support the rescued horses in their care and will pursue the acquisition of grants, gifts, bequests and donations to support the organization.  They are a no-kill rescue striving to promote humane treatment. Their goal is to properly unite humans and horses in a safe environment, using approved methods to preserve the best equine care through informative and instructional guidance, education and administration, adhering to the understanding of the need for the preservation of rural equine communities.  They are not breed specific and promise each of their horses will never again know the abuse, neglect, abandonment or other injury that brought them to their facilities.

For more information: Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue or contact Lisa Kaul

Center for Veterinary Care

This opportunity is available for Spring 2020

Center for Veterinary Care is a full service animal hospitals. It is their commitment to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your companion animal.

They provide a broad spectrum of diagnostic procedures through in-house testing and the use of external laboratories. They also work closely with local practices when special diagnostic procedures are required. The facility includes a well-stocked pharmacy, in-hospital surgery suite, in-house digital x-ray and ultrasound  capabilities, and closely supervised hospitalization areas with 24-hour nursing care.

For more information: Center for Veterinary Care or contact Lisa Kaul