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Does your child want to grow up and look after animals? Have they got the animal bug and would love to know what its like to look after animals? Well we have the ultimate chance for those aged 5 to 14, with our Mini-Animal Keeper Experiences.....and there's more! We have a small mammal mini-keeper for those that like their animals on the cuddly or fluffy side and a reptile and mini-beast for those that enjoy their creepier creatures!
The Mini Animal Keeper Experience is one of our most popular gifts amongst children. It's an busy experience meeting some of our small mammals or if you prefer some more challenging creatures, our mini-beasts and reptiles. Its a great choice for those that love their fluffy, more cuddly animals or for those that like to meet some of the most remarkable reptiles on the planet. This fun-filled experience is the perfect way for your child to learn and interact with some of nature's most fascinating animals. You will get an insight into just what it takes to work in the Animal Care Team looking after the many different types of animals we have here at ADO. For the Reptile and Mini-Beast Mini-Keeper your child can get to grips with snakes, meet chameleons and even hold a giant millipede! For the Small Mammal Mini-Keeper its a chance to meet some Guinea-Pigs, Rabbits, Chinchillas and a whole host of hungry little animals. Your child will feed them and learn about what they eat, where they live, and much more, making it educational as well as exciting. To make it even more unforgettable, bring along your camera and shoot the whole thing!
♦ Our Mini-Animal Keeper Experience Lasts For Around 2 Hours
♦ 5 Minute Introduction - Health & Safety
♦ Spend Some Time Learning the Animal Care Required For Each Of The Animals
♦ For The Small Mammals, You Will Be Inside Their Enclosures
♦ For The Reptiles & Mini-Beasts, You Will Be Starting With Some Invertebrates
♦ 10 Minutes Refreshment Break
♦ Small Mammals - Once You have Finished Your Chores, You Can Spend Time Learning To Groom The Animals
♦ Reptiles - Once You have Met The Mini-Beasts, You Will Have A Chance To Meet Some Reptiles
♦ You Are Free To Take As Many Images or Video Of Your Experience As You Wish
♦ The Experience Is For Two People Only
♦ Your Experience Is Valid For 12 Months From Purchase
We are based at The Education & Healthcare Centre, Poets Corner, Keats Road, Welling, Kent, DA16 3NB. There is parking onsite and we are 10-15 minutes from the A2. Welling train station is no more than a 15 minute walk. We are in a residential area, so keep a look out for Poets Corner at the end of Keats Road. In the winter or colder months we will run the Reptile Mini-Keeper experience at our main headquarters in Welling Town Centre. We are based at Upper Wickham Lane, Welling, Kent, DA16 3AD for this experience. There is parking nearby and we are 10-15 minutes by car from the A2. Welling train station is no more than a 8 minute walk. We are just off the High Street, so parking is unavailable at our headquarters, but there is plenty of bays or designated parking areas nearby.
Attendees and Ages
The Mini-Keeper Experience is for 2 people. One must be an adult (At least 18 years old). The accompanying guests must be at least 5 years of age. If you or your guest has any additional needs or disabilities please let us know so that we prepare accordingly. The Small Mammal Mini-Keeper Experience will be outside, so guests will be required to dress accordingly in weather proof clothing.
Time & Place
This experience takes place all year around. During the colder months or in weather that is risk assessed to be at Met Office Yellow Warning - Severe and Be Prepared', the Reptile Mini-Experience will be moved to our office location nearby. The experience is available to book on Thursday, Friday or Saturdays only. There will be no Sunday bookings.
Terms and Restrictions
For full terms and conditions please visit the ADO Library and refer to your Welcome Pack once purchased. We do not recommend this experience for those with fur allergies, pregnant women or those individuals who may be immunocompromised.
All Pricing Includes VAT
Postage is £2.50 - First Class Royal Mail
Purchased With A Gift Box Presentation - Add £5
Book another experience, party or event through ADO and receive a 10% discount off your next booking
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Prices valid until January 2019
ADO Experiences are wholly run by Animal Days Out C.I.C., a Not For Profit Community Interest Company
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