Volunteer at the Zoo!

We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities here at the Zoo.  Please click the links below to find out more about our volunteer programs.


Animal Care Volunteer/ Interns
Education Volunteers
Counselor in Training Opportunities (Ages 13-17)
Horticulture Volunteers
Event Volunteers
Veterinary Science Intern





The Buttonwood Park Zoological Society is now a Certified Service Enterprise. Certified Service Enterprises join the top 11% of organizations in volunteer management and organizational performance. This means we are better equipped to align your passions and skills with meaningful volunteer positions that have an impact!

For more information, please contact Heather Potter at (508) 991-4556 ext.117 or hpotter@bpzoo.org