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Veterinary Clinic/Rehabilitation Internship

Kids Saving the Rainforest
Job Field:
Natural Resources Recreation and Tourism
Job Type:
Seasonal, Temporary, Internship
Location Detail:
Quepos, Costa Rica
Job Description:

   Kids Saving the Rainforest needs your help! We are recruiting for an intern to assist in our Veterinary Clinic as well as our Widlife Rescue & Rehabilitation Center. Gain amazing, once-in-a-lifetime experience working with Costa Rican wildlife! We really need someone starting in August, but have openings year-round, as well as other internships and volunteer opportunities. The internship fee works out to be $35 per day, and this includes housing, food, the internship, and full training by our experienced staff. The average internship is three months,but we are flexible and can tailor the program to meet the needs of your school. Click here to learn more:… Feel free to write us at with any questions. We look forward to hearing from you! 


   We prefer interns who have had some relevant coursework and have had some experience working with animals. 

Interns pay $35 per day.

   Once-in-a-lifetime experience working with wildlife in a rescue and rehabilitation setting, giving our interns valuable skills for their careers and to help them apply to vet school programs or specialized jobs following their internships. 

How to Apply:

   All of our application instructions are here:…;
   Or, you can email the Volunteer Coordinator at for questions.