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Veterinary Internship Application Form

This application form is for a Veterinary Conservation Research Internship in either Avian or Amphibian conservation. If you are looking for other internship opportunities, visit our Internship webpage.

Intern Application - Vet Clinic

  • College or University Information

  • References

  • Areas of Interest

    Please select either Amphibian or Avian Research Internships. If you are only interested in one, select that topic for both choices.
  • General Information

    Please answer the following questions:
  • Additional Information

    Please read and answer the following yes or no questions. The answers will not affect your acceptance into the program, but this information allows us to make sure you understand what your duties as an intern will entail.
  • Please answer the following:

  • Terms and Conditions

    The Houston Zoo, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the Houston Zoo, Inc. not to discriminate against any applicant on the basis of sex, race, color, age, marital status, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, and disability, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran or any other protected trait.

    If accepted into the internship program, participants must comply with Houston Zoo appearance standards and avoid visible tattoos on the face, neck or hands.
  • If preferred, recommendation letters may be emailed directly to volunteer@houstonzoo.org with "HZ internship recommendation letter" in the subject line; please upload a placeholder document indicating this option. Remind references to send this document before the application deadline or you will not be considered further. Applicant name must be referenced in the letter.
  • Next Steps

    After submitting your application you should receive an automated reply email. If you do not get this email, your application was not submitted successfully (be sure to check your spam email folder). Please check the website for updates on the application review timeline.
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