About Animal Care
The UK is well known for being a nation of animal lovers with 59% of households owning a pet. It’s therefore not surprising that the animal care industry is one that is growing year after year. Therefore, for those that have a passion for animals, there are lots of opportunities to develop a fulfilling and successful career doing something they love.
From dog grooming and veterinary care, right through to zoology and conservation work, there is a wide range of disciplines to consider. Whether you want to work hands-on with animals each day or take on more of a leadership or research type role, this industry provides careers for all levels and abilities.
Related industries you may also be interested in
- Love of animals
- Understanding of animal biology and behaviours
Example career options
- Veterinary nurse
- Dog groomer
- Pet shop manager