Animal Nutrition

Lion stares at camera as he tucks into red meat while laying on grass

Session Outline

During this talk, the educator will lead a discussion on the specialist nutrition of species at Woburn Safari Park.

This includes how diet sheets are created and monitored and how we use supplementation in our animal’s diets.


  • To be able to understand the nutritional requirements of species kept at Woburn Safari Park.
  • To be able to identify the development and importance of diet sheets.

Curriculum Links

Level 2 and Level 3 BTEC (KS5)

  • Animal health and welfare
  • Exotic animal husbandry
  • Nutrition