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Animal Care: Career and Education Opportunities

Animal Care workers train and care for animals in a wide variety of settings. Their work ranges from training dogs and cats for shows to training pack animals to carry loads.

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STATES WITH EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES IN Animal Care

Highlighted states contain educational opportunities in Animal Care

CAREERS WITHIN Animal Care

Animal Daycare Provider

Animal Daycare Providers feed, water, or otherwise care for pets and other nonfarm animals, such as dogs, cats, ornamental fish or birds, zoo animals, and mice. Animal Daycare Providers need to manage their own time and the time of others. They also need to listen well to others and take in their information and issues.
Animal Trainer

Animal Trainers train animals for riding, harness, or obedience, or assisting persons with disabilities. Animal Trainers need to train others in tasks and process. They also need to make use of strategies for learning about new situations and problems as they arise.