Conservation holidays

Learn and relax in our unique environment


For a week or weekend by arrangement you can become part of a team of highly skilled animal-care staff feeding and looking after a very broad range of species. You will learn about their husbandry, lifestyle and captive care from a practical, hands-on perspective.

You will need to be fit and healthy and capable of caring for yourself in a wonderful environment where amazing things can happen. If you are interested please do contact us for further details of times and seasonal activities.  


Our customised shepherds huts provide a complementary and cosy base for your stay on site.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Sink and gas hob
  • Heating
  • Bedding
  • Towels


  • 20 hours of professional instruction

  • Welcome pack

  • Tea and Coffee

Please contact us directly for details of pricing.

Please note the shepherd huts are currently only bookable from April to September.

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Upcott Grange
PL16 0JS.

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01409 211578

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