Looking for a valuable gap year experience?

Are you looking for an internship to enable you to stand out from the crowd? If so, then our extensive internship program is for you. With over 12 years experience with worldwide veterinary teaching we are proud to offer one of the most comprehensive internships in Europe and recognised by leading veterinary schools.


Our courses are designed to prepare you for your chosen animal related career. Whilst here, you will aquire a wealth of knowledge  and experience to prepare you for university or your first job.


Whilst here you will join us by learning about the role of zoo keeping, participate in animal care and participate in our Level 1 AnimalTransactions course.


The course will give you an insight into the underlying principles of animal husbandry and training, and you'll get the chance to embed your learning into practical situations.


With regular hands on workshops, team building activities and the odd escapee animal, there's a great deal to learn, and many fun team tasks to participate in!



"Without doubt, this was by far the most comprehensive learning experience to date! I never believed I'd learn so much, and what fun too... I'm coming back!"

E.W - currently at Glasgow vet school


"This was my first time away from home, and I was so happy to take this opportunity. The learning was fun and I achieved so much in such a short space of time. Thank you, I'm going to return again next year."

B.C - Currently in The Royal Vet School - London


"There are no words to describe this experience. The internship was a real boost for my self esteem and confidence and I now know I've chosen the correct career path"

EW - Liverpool Gap year


See for yourself... Click here to see the video made by our students last year!



Internships are available to all students over the age of 16 and include full board accommodation ( speciality diets catered for). beverages, workshops and tutorials, Liability insurance, llama trekking, supervised wine tasting ( over 18s only). 


English is the main language at our animal park, students do not need to speak French. Accommodation is attached to the family house, in purpose built student accommodation.


Prices from £490 per week. 1 - 12 week internships offered.


Located in a remote region of South West France we're based on the site of a former Monastery in the heart of Gascogny. 


Our local airports are all serviced by low budget airlines Ryan Air, Easy Jet and Jet2 into Toulouse, and also Ryan Air to Lourdes, or Cityjet Londoncity to Pau.


For further information  - please click the link on the "Contact us" page Looking forward to welcoming you!