International Internships in Veterinary & Animal Care

Get hands on experience working with animals in some of the most sought after internship destinations around the world. Intern Abroad HQ’s affordable Veterinary & Animal Care internships enable you to cultivate cultural intelligence, expand your global network and polish essential soft skills by joining a pioneering organization of experienced vets.

Our global Veterinary internships combine experiential learning with an overseas adventure and can be customized for students, graduates and young professionals to meet specific career goals or academic requirements.

Whether you’re studying to be a vet or simply love animals, these internships abroad enable you to assist doctors in diagnoses, medical procedures and rehabilitation, as well as providing a better life for animals.

Explore our Veterinary & Animal Care internships below and get ready for your next adventure!

Abroad internships

Animal and Veterinary Care

Veterinary & Animal Care in Costa Rica

Internship abroad in San Ramon, Costa Rica

Gain hands-on experience assisting vets in Costa Rica. Interns are placed alongside practicing vet staff to gain understanding of real life treatments and care techniques, and experience how a veterinary clinic runs. Ideal for veterinary students!

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Animal and Veterinary Care

Veterinary & Animal Care in Guatemala

Internship abroad in Antigua, Guatemala

If you have a passion for animal care, a Veterinary internship in Guatemala offers the opportunity to gain real-world experience assisting in local vet clinics. With guidance from local vets, interns can experience a range of treatments and procedures, helping to care for a wide range of domestic and farm animals.

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Veterinary Internships in Cusco

Veterinary & Animal Care in Peru

Internship abroad in Cusco, Peru

Assist vet clinics and dog shelters in Cusco with general animal care and activities, helping with surgeries and treatments, and evaluating sick or injured animals. A perfect internship for animal lovers, working alongside experienced local staff.

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Wildlife Veterinary Internships at Gondwana Game Reserve

Wildlife Veterinary Internships at Gondwana Game Reserve

Internship abroad in Gondwana Game Reserve, South Africa

This exclusive Wildlife Veterinary course involves hands-on veterinary activities with qualified and experienced wildlife vets. The incredible opportunity enables interns to gain insight into the effects of fire and herbivory on diversity, productivity, and sustainability in old agricultural grasslands and native Fynbos vegetation. Come prepared to gain knowledge and training in a diverse ecological environment that includes the famed “Big 5”.

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Interning has never been this easy!

Intern Abroad HQ places students, graduates and young professionals into affordable internships abroad and innovative remote internships you can do from home.

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Availability: When can you do an internship

Our internship abroad programs are available year-round with minimum durations starting at 2 weeks. We offer flexible start dates to work in with your schedule. Whether you’re looking for a summer internship abroad or if you’re in between opportunities and would like to grow your global experience, we can customize an internship to match your unique motivations.

Our remote internships programs are also available year-round with customizable scheduling. You can choose from a range of online program options, ranging from 100 hours up to 350 hours. These internships are completed 100% online so you can work from home or anywhere in the world. See how it works.