Peace River RefugePeace River Refuge & Ranch, Inc.

Location:  Zolfo Springs, FL

Peace River Refuge & Ranch is a nonprofit exotic animal sanctuary, fully licensed and accredited by the American Sanctuary Association (ASA) and Member Society of the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA).  The sanctuary is dedicated to the lifetime care of abused, neglected, confiscated or unwanted exotic animals to prevent them from being destroyed.

The sanctuary is currently offering an Exotic Animal Care Internship.  Candidtate must be at least 18 years of age and enrolled in a college curriculum
or have completed at least two years of college (currently enrolled) in a degree program or have graduated with a degree in Biology, Animal Psychology, Zoology, or related field. Intern positions are currently unpaid, however room and board is provided.

Duties include but are not limited to:

Students must obtain an Internship application form provided by the sanctuary by sending an email to: Once completed the form must be sent by mail or fax to:

Peace River Refuge & Ranch, Inc.
P.O. Box 1127

2545 Stoner Lane
Zolfo Springs, Florida 33890

Phone:  (863) 735-0804
Fax:  (863) 735-0805

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