Considering a career as a Veterinary Technician?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of veterinary technologists and technicians is expected to grow 36 percent from 2008 to 2018. Click here to learn more.

Becoming a Reptile Farmer

Majority of people do not show love and care towards the reptiles what they do towards the pets and domesticated animals. However, reptile farming is something that has generated a lot of interest and curiosity in the last few years. Reptile Farmers are usually known as Ranch Managers who raise reptiles. The Reptile Managers must […]

Becoming an Animal Shelter Worker

The Animal Shelter Worker made sure to take in homeless dogs, cats, rabbits, rats and other pets to the shelter and look after them. They keep the pets clean and safe during their temporary stay at the shelter. They further watch the behavioral pattern of the pets so that they can let the potential buyers […]

Becoming a Pet Groomer

Pet Groomers are assigned with the task of giving perms. trims, teeth cleanings and nail clippings to pets. They normally work at various places, including Pet Stores, Animal Hospitals, Animal Shelters, hotels, resorts etc. They also get the option of starting their own business and providing service to the pet owners. The Pet Groomers must […]

Becoming a Farrier

A Farrier specializes in equine hoof care, which includes the trimming and balancing of horses’ hooves. Farrier uses blacksmith’s skills such as fabricating, adapting, and adjusting metal shoes with veterinarian’s skills. They are known as horse lovers. They read the pulse of the horses, care them and make them listen and obey. Farriers generally work […]

Becoming a Zookeeper

A Zookeeper does not manage the zoo. Rather, he manages the wild animals inside it as a friend, guardian, guide, protector and custodian. From elephants and lions to snakes, spiders and birds, Zookeeper takes care of everyone. The key duties of a Zookeeper include feeding the animals, grooming them, cleaning, sanitizing their living spaces, playing […]

Becoming a Veterinary Radiologist

Veterinary Radiologists can’t read the animal habits and behavior. Rather, they study what’s going on inside their bodies. They use non-invasive imaging technology, including radiographs (X-rays), CT scans, ultrasound, nuclear medicine imaging and MRIs to take photographs of animals’ internal organs to diagnose and treat various diseases. Like a traditional Radiologist, Veterinary Radiologists too capture […]

How to become a Veterinary Assistant

A Veterinary Assistant is the first point of contact for the people, who seek service for their ill or injured animals. These professionals evaluate the exact needs, schedule the appointment, complete all kind of paperwork and assist the patients’ owners with care process. They work closely with the Veterinarian and other staff. Veterinary Assistants perform […]

Becoming a Habitat Specialist

A Habitat Specialist is is typically a Zoologist, who is assigned the tasks of building homes for animals in zoos. While we humans live in beautifully designed houses, the poor animals are usually left in the lurch. Hardly anyone think about their requirements and comfort, as they are mute. But, the Habitat Specialists, when employed, […]

Becoming a Veterinary Parasitologist

Many of us love animals, including kitten and puppies. We caress them and play with them. But, do we really pay attention to the health risk they are exposed to? These animals are vulnerable to the attack from parasites. A Veterinary Parasitologist focuses on protecting the pets from parasites, including fleas, ticks, worms and bacteria. […]

Becoming a Wildlife Rehabilitator

While we throng the sanctuaries or wildlife parks to see the animals and their activities, we hardly get a chance to bother about their illness and injuries. The Wildlife Rehabilitators take care of that aspect and heal their wounds. It may be easy to treat the humans using all modern techniques available in hospitals. But, […]