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.

Do you love sharing your passion for the natural world? Do you want to help the Zoo put on events that raise money for global conservation efforts? Do you want to make an impact in your community? As a volunteer at Buttonwood Park Zoo, you can help us create a wonderful family friendly atmosphere. We offer competitive skills-based programs like our Animal Care program, as well as opportunities to volunteer at our special events and other group volunteer activities.

If you have questions about our volunteer program, please email Kerri Donlan at

This program is supported in part by a grant from the supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.


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