There are so many great jobs working with animals that it’s time we expanded our animal career vocabulary beyond just ‘veterinarian’.
Check out these 5 awesome jobs working with animals; there’s options for the level of study you’d like to undertake, from TAFE courses to degrees and PhDs, and plenty of diversity in what you’ll be doing day to day.
If you’re interested in saving animals from illegal wildlife trade, consider becoming a wildlife forensic scientist. Or if you like getting up close and personal, becoming an animal nutritionist will see you assessing the animals’ overall health to decide their optimum diet.
Author: Eliza Brockwell
Eliza is the Digital Producer for Careers with STEM. Eliza is passionate about creating content that encourages diversity of representation in STEM.