Animal Rescue Center Amazon Rainforest

Animal Rescue Center Amazon Rainforest

Only by involve in this project, as a volunteer you are available gain an understanding of how wonderful are our Rainforest and get knowledge of wildlife. The Animal Rescue Center Amazon Rainforest is a shelter located at one hour and half from Puyo provides to volunteers an opportunity to help with animals at the center in the Ecuador Amazon. The shelter rescues and rehabilitates wild animals that have been taken by the police from the circus, rescued from zoos and illegal traffickers, captured from abusive homed. A few of the species at the animal rescue center include red howler monkey, coati, macaws, parrots, toucans, peccary, brown capuchin and others. Volunteers live and work at the center while learning from key staff at the center. Volunteer typically undertakes a list of tasks each day to contribute the well-being of the wild animals of the Amazon:

  • Feeding and taking care of the animals every day
  • Helping with the preparation of food for sheltered animals
  • Cleaning the enclosures
  • Watching the animal behavior
  • Making a toy or game for the animal
  • Sowing and collecting vegetables and fruits
  • Collecting insects for some animals
  • Cleaning and maintaining the volunteer’s house
  • Assisting with the construction and repair of animal enclosures
  • Building and maintaining paths.

Animal Rescue Center Amazon Rainforest

It is required physical demanding. Participants stay in a volunteer’s house, shared room of six people, bathroom outside; volunteers cook themselves or take turns with other volunteers. The food is purchased by the local family who lives and works for the Center. You need to take two buses to get to the center, but we arrange all for you, so you don’t have to worry about taking buses. The buses are safe in Ecuador. You travel in a day time. The coordinator will be waiting for you at the bus station in Puyo and take you to the Center.
This volunteer project is welcome to individual or group participants for short or long term.

Animal Rescue Center Amazon Rainforest

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