About Us

The Florida International Teaching Zoo is a
Zoological Association of America ZAA Accredited Facility

Programs Offered by the Florida International Teaching Zoo (FITZ)

A world recognized Zoo Animal Management Veterinary Assistant One Year Classroom & Zoo Lab Certified Course

Veterinary Assistant 14 week night course at:The Villages Life Long Learning Center

A DVD at-home program that duplicates the14 week night course

Low Cost Pet Vaccination Clinics -Provided by FITZ Staff Veterinarian-
Call (352) 867-7788 for prices and schedules

ZOO TOURS by FITZ students
By appointment and Saturdays and Sundays from 1-5pm
$6 donation Ages 6 and up Call (352) 867-7788

Graduate Profile: Billy Scott Keen

Graduated from the Zoo School in the mid 1990s. Is currently serving in the position of Animal worker 2 for the Upper Schuylkill Valley Park and Wildlife center, Royersford PA. He was also a Keeper, Exhibits Curator, and General Curator for Elmwood Park Zoo, Norristown, PA. Teachers Aid for Introduction to Zoo Keeping class at Delaware Valley College, and keeper Catoctin Mountain Wildlife Preserve and Zoo. He also was on several SSP and TAG committees with the AZA and on the AZA inspection team when employed by Elmwood Park Zoo.

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P.O. Box 2319 Belleview, Florida,USA 34421
A 501-C-3 not for profit corporation