Get to know Our Rangers
Our knowledgeable and experienced rangers are all fully CRB checked and insured (public liability)
Donna has grown up with many different kinds of animals since birth and they are her greatest passion in life! She loves to make close bonds with all animals great and small and has much experience in taming, training and general animal care. Donna has centred this love and passion and created the UK's 1st ever pop in mini zoo, with it's main purpose being to provide a beautiful, safe environment for her beloved rescued animals, whilst enabling the public to be able to reconnect with and truly "get to know" animals as never done before!
Kelly grew up with many different types of animals including dogs, rabbits, rats, snakes & horses. Kelly loves animals, & adores them all, from the tiniest insect to big mammals! Kelly has previous experience of work with vulnerable people of all ages.
Ranger Sofia has grown up with and been surrounded by all types of animals her whole life and doesn't really know life without them. She has had experience in working and living with both wildlife and domestic animals, as well farm animals. She has also had experience in running animal and wildlife educational groups for the Scouts, Cubs, Beavers, etc., as well as children of the general public. Her aim is to be able to help people reconnect with their natural surroundings and all the wonderful creatures in it, in the hopes it helps bring them the same joy and happiness it brings her.
Ranger Chris has been working professionally with animals for the past several years, working in various public zoos and aquariums. He has worked with a wide range of different species including mammals, reptiles, fish, birds, insects and more! He has an affinity for the aquatic creatures so you'll most likely find him over by our jellyfish display! Chris has a degree in wildlife photography and he has a passion for the weird and wonderful side of the animals and enjoys learning more about them every day.
Ranger Ray has a great passion for all things animals, she has worked in public zoos and aquariums in the past and looked after all kinds of weird and wonderful animals such as giraffes, sea lions, sharks and even penguins! She also has experience as an actor so is very good at presenting and working with people of all ages. She is in her 2nd year of training as a zoo keeper and loves to give all our animals lots of love and attention. You'll often find her giving cuddles out to all of our animals.
Trainee Ranger Regan
Trainee Ranger Regan has always grown up with lots of different animals. He has had a passion for animals and caring for animals since a young age. Regan loves to meet new animals and learn about how they live and how they need to be cared for and loves to learn how to bond with different animals. Regan plans to go into further education and gain a qualification in animal management