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Animal Volunteering in South Africa


South Africa: Cape Town, Durban, Kruger Park and 5 other cities

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, Alternative Spring Break, Multiple Year, Summer


Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Trimester, Academic Year, Throughout the year, May Term, Spring Break

Travel Types

  • Camping
  • Eco Tours
  • Ecology
  • Nature Tours
  • Safari
  • Summer Camp
  • Tours

Intern Types

  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Studies
  • National Park
  • Zoology & Wildlife Sciences

Type of Programs

  • Gap Year
  • Experiential Learning
  • Community Service & Volunteering
  • Outdoor Education
  • Work Experience


  • Afrikaans
  • Dutch
  • English

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

  • Registration fees
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Biological Research
  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

European, American, Australian, Canadian, Irish, South African, British, Asian, Worldwide and Kiwi Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Alumni Network
  • Job and Internship Network