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Veterinarian

What’s cool about this job

We like working with such an incredible variety of exoticForeign to a particular place, from another part of the world; not indigenous. animals as part of a great animalAny living thing that is not a plant. Most animals can move about freely. All use plants or other animals as food. All have sensory organs. health team! Every day offers an exciting learning opportunity.

 

Job challenges

We have over 8,000 patients! We work long hours to keep track of them all and their health needs. It’s frustrating when an animalAny living thing that is not a plant. Most animals can move about freely. All use plants or other animals as food. All have sensory organs. hides an illness as long as possible. In the wild, weaker animals become prey, so often a disease is in advanced stages before we find and treat it. And of course, sometimes animals are so sick or injured, they cannot be saved or we have to euthanize them.

 

How to get a job like this

Get excellent grades in high school and college and take animalAny living thing that is not a plant. Most animals can move about freely. All use plants or other animals as food. All have sensory organs.-related courses like biology and zoology. Gain experience by volunteering or working in animalAny living thing that is not a plant. Most animals can move about freely. All use plants or other animals as food. All have sensory organs.-related jobs or research programs. Go into an organized program for animalAny living thing that is not a plant. Most animals can move about freely. All use plants or other animals as food. All have sensory organs. science. Registered veterinary technicians take a two-year course to earn a license. Veterinary training requires many years of college, internship, and residency (a two- or three-year position to give you experience in a specialty).