Do you want experience volunteering with animals, or are you seeking wildlife volunteer opportunities to support animal conservation efforts?
International Volunteer HQ’s affordable Animal Care and Wildlife Conservation volunteer abroad projects offer the perfect volunteer experience for animal lovers or anyone wanting to play a hands-on role in helping to protect wild species in order to prevent extinction. Project work varies depending on the local initiative which is committed to supporting either the protection of endangered species, preserving our natural environment or helping to improve the quality of life for rescued animals.
Top projects for animal volunteer opportunities abroad:
IVHQ’s 5 top types of volunteer projects to experience animal volunteering abroad:
- Wildlife Conservation in Victoria Falls
- Wild Elephant Conservation in Sri Lanka
- Sea Turtle Conservation in Madagascar
- Veterinary Care in Tanzania
- Supporting Animal Shelters in Guatemala
Do you have a passion for conservation efforts and want to play a part in animal conservation in Africa, Asia, or Europe? Our volunteer projects such as Wolf Conservation in Portugal or Wild Elephant Conservation in Sri Lanka are popular opportunities for animal volunteering. You’ll have the unique chance to support the protection of natural habitats, learn about wildlife conservation techniques and study and monitor animal behaviour.
Alternatively, you can join one of our animal volunteer work projects in South America or Central America. Here you’ll be volunteering in animal shelters and dog rescue centers, providing support in feeding, caring for, and playing with domestic animals. If you’re looking for marine life conservation or diving volunteer opportunities, you can explore our marine conservation volunteer opportunities.
IVHQ has more than 13 years experience working with responsible and trusted wildlife conservation organisations, animal sanctuaries and animal shelters around the world. This means volunteer abroad with confidence - knowing that your volunteer work with animals and other like-minded travellers will be rewarding and life-changing.
If you’re interested in conservation internships working with animals, explore the extensive range of international and remote internships with Intern Abroad HQ.
Program Highlight: Wildlife Conservation in Victoria Falls
You don’t need to have prior experience in conservation or animal rescue in order to make a difference on IVHQ’s animal volunteer programs. These locally-driven programs are set up to build on the collective impact of IVHQ volunteers, allowing people from all over the world to deliver greater positive change. With IVHQ, you have the flexibility to volunteer abroad with animals for 1 week or 24 weeks, at any time of the year.
Full Range of Wildlife and Animal Care Volunteer Projects
You can discover more about volunteering with animals overseas and the types of volunteer work available in the destinations below.