Roarin' Mornings! Beginning June 1st, Summer Zoo Hours will be 8:00AM-4:00PM

Volunteer Programs

As an Abilene Zoo volunteer, you can have a great impact by using your talents to enhance the experience of the zoo guests and provide staff support.

Become an Animal Care or Bird Rehabilitation Volunteer

Become an Education Docent Volunteer

Are you passionate about wildlife and eager to make a positive impact in your community? We invite individuals aged 18 and above to become valued members of our Education Docent Volunteer team!


Be a part of something bigger

Embrace the opportunity to contribute to the Zoo’s mission of education, conservation, and community outreach.  Ready to embark on a rewarding journey with us? Apply now and become an essential part of the Abilene Zoo family!

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Your adventure awaits at the Abilene Zoo! 
For additional information please reach out to or call 325-676-6487.
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Group Volunteer Request

Abilene Zoo welcomes corporate, military, school, and other volunteer groups to meet the needs of the zoo.

For more information on group volunteer requests please email us using the button below.

Become an Event Volunteer

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