Tis’ the season to offer again in any means doable and given Zoo Negara’s recent calls for help to keep their doors open, this trending post could be just what the zoo needs to see more people coming through its gates.
Twitter has been blowing up with netizens praising the experiences they’ve had volunteering for our national zoo. A post by Eros (@sunfloweraidil) highlighted a volunteer programme run by the zoo that he encourages individuals to participate in.
i actually encourage u guys to volunteer for zoo negara. the expertise i had was superb & generally, scary (pernah takut kena kejar zirafah).
the value is just RM30. the process is right here: https://t.co/HFcfmlbJrT…. plus, u can nonetheless keep after ur achieved & do some sightseeing! ✨ pic.twitter.com/EUnPv8SQPp
— eros (@sunfloweraidil) May 20, 2019
Although some did query the truth that you need to pay RM30 to affix the programme, Eros identified that the cash goes into sustaining the animals and the value for the expertise is effectively price it. That mentioned, he additionally identified that those that would relatively not pay might help out on the PAWS animal shelter as an alternative.
With the posting got here a flood of feedback from those that have already participated and loved their expertise, and those that usually volunteer and don’t plan on stopping.
“That’s true! I only in the near past joined as a zoo volunteer and acquired the savanna part. When you’re achieved with work, you’ll be able to go across the zoo, plus take a look at the pandas! I actually advocate becoming a member of this zoo volunteer programme. It’s actually enjoyable!”
Thanks Aidil for share this, nonetheless lots of people dont know abt this programme. I at all times volunteer myself since earlier than i enrolled into my vetschool untill i obtain 48hours certs😂. Even my most of my classmates dont know abt this programme pic.twitter.com/0SQtdx8g5s
— Alwafi Nordin (@AlwafiNordin) May 20, 2019
The programme clearly isn’t for the faint-hearted although, as Eros goes on to additional clarify how the zookeeper informed him and his pal that being chased by a giraffe may very well be harmful, and the way a kick from one can break bones(!!) – however clearly that isn’t going to cease them from going once more as they’ve already deliberate their subsequent availability.
For individuals who will not be snug volunteering with a zoo, Eros additionally posted a list of different animal-related volunteer programmes with nice causes.
The posting relating to Zoo Negara’s volunteer programme has since garnered over 5,900 retweets and 5,600 likes.
Our furry mates are ready in your assist, act now earlier than it’s too late for them!
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