Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Living Desert volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.


Name and address


Emergency Contact Info


Question 1

Why do you want to volunteer with The Living Desert?



Question 2

In your opinion, what is the role of the Zoo? How do you feel about animals in managed/human care?



Question 3

What strengths/talents do you bring to the program?



Question 4

What is one conservation/preservation/science/animal welfare effort that is important to you?



Question 5

On a scale of 1-10, how comfortable are you with public speaking?

(your answer is only meant to assist us in providing you with appropriate support and the right volunteer opportunity at The Living Desert)



If I become a volunteer I agree to the following:

  • A minimum one-year commitment, 50 hours of service
  • I will submit proof of a covid-19 vaccination and booster
  • I will be required to pass a basic background check
  • I will be responsible for any related fees including background check and uniform purchase
  • I will attend orientation, training, and continuing education programs
  • I will be dependable, reliable, and professional while representing the Living Desert