Career Questions tagged Animals

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Julia K. Apr 07, 2018 298 views

Will volunteering at local animal shelters help me better prepare for a future career as a veterinarian ?

Animals have been my passion since I can remember. When other people see animal they might make a comment and leave the subject alone, but when animals are in my eyesight, they are all I focus on until they are away from me. My dream is to help animals be as healthy as they are able to be....

#animals #futureveterinarian #veterinary

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Michale O. Mar 13, 2018 267 views

What Is The Best Undergraduate Degree Before Pursuing A DVM?

I know that there are several options for undergraduate degrees that I could do before pursuing a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. I could do Pre-Med, an undergraduate in Biophysical Sciences, or basically, anything else that satisfies the minimum requirements for the veterinary college I am to...

#animals #veterinary-medicine #veterinary-technician #veterinary

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Javier C. Jan 22, 2018 831 views

I want to pursue a career with animals. Help?

For all my life I wanted to work with animals. However I don't know exactly what to do in it. Sometimes I wanted to be a host on an animal show just like Steve Irwin or Coyote Peterson. Sometimes I want to be just a simple wildlife conservationist. Sometimes I just want to work at an animal...

#college-major #zoology #grant #dogs #animals #scholarships #confused #job #career-choice #conservation #low-income #animal #wildlife #zookeeper #university #career

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Kathryn W. Jan 22, 2018 240 views

What are some obstacles that a veterinarian will face should they desire to open their own practice?

I hope to open my own practice after I have fulfilled all the requirements to become one, but I would like to know the pros and cons of going solo instead of joining a clinic, animal hospital, or organization. #veterinary #animals...


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Jillian J. Jan 18, 2018 216 views

What was an experience you had during undergrad that set you apart from other candidates applying to Veterinary School?

I know that Veterinary school is very competitive and as I start my undergraduate studies, I want to look for unique, educational opportunities to help my chances for admission. #veterinary...


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Jillian J. Jan 18, 2018 421 views

What is the most difficult situation you’ve been faced with since you got in veterinary medicine? How did you handle it?

I am interested in pursuing a career in the veterinary field and want to have a good idea of what the day to day experience is like #animals...


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Ramon M. Jan 18, 2018 267 views

What are some good colleges for people who want to be a veterinarian?

I know there are a lot of colleges out there and not all of them allow this field In training, and if they do it’s not so good. I am looking for a good one and can’t wait to start. #college...


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Ashley H. Jan 16, 2018 281 views
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jenna W. Jan 10, 2018 490 views

what are the pros and cons of having a career in animal sciences?

I'm just wondering if animal sciences is a good field to get into when I go to college and pursue a career in after college and to see what I would enjoy (and dislike) about working in the animal sciences field. #animal-science #veterinary #zoology #animal-behavior #animals #animal-work...

#animal-health #animal-welfare

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Zan L. Jan 10, 2018 271 views

What are some jobs that will let me work with animals?

I love animals, but I don't think I could handle being a veterinarian. What are some other jobs that will allow me to work with animals? #animals...


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Erica C. Jan 10, 2018 204 views

animals and law?

I am very interested in studying animals and also protecting their rights but I am not sure how I can combine law with it in this case? How can I be involved in politics/govt. of protecting animals and their rights? What jobs would match this? #law #animals...


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C R. Jan 09, 2018 372 views

What career would you suggest

I am a freshman in college and I am currently majoring in Zoology. I have always had a love of animals and an interest in endangered animals. I am unsure of what career would be right for me. I am not interested in being a vet, but I would love a career involving animals. #career #animals...

#science #zoology #endangered-species

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Beau W. Dec 19, 2017 311 views

I would like hands-on work that allows travel in a nonprofit organization that helps endangered species. What degree(s) should I pursue?

I am willing to get involved with anything from the sciences to social work. I just need recommendations, or directions to a degree/ course of study I can look into that will get me moving forward. Thank you! #nonprofits #endangered-species #career #public-sector #animals...


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Grace B. Jan 03, 2018 340 views

What should I do if I want to work with animals and help train the animals?

I have grown up around horses dogs and cats and always wanted to learn how to train animals that I love most....


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Alexander T. Nov 16, 2017 396 views
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Sierra D. May 19, 2016 591 views

I hope to become a Zoo Veterinarian. Do you have any advice for me?

I will be majoring in Biology this fall. I'm in South Carolina, which doesn't have a Vet School. I'm hoping to attend the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia, which is one of three schools that accepts South Carolina students as "in-state". I also plan to minor in Music...

#animal-health #veterinary-medicine #animals #science #veterinary #biology #veterinarian

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Erin S. May 25, 2016 692 views

Is it better to have a masters degree when applying for Vet School?

I'm currently enrolled at URI for the Animal Science Pre Vet, and would like any advice that can help with getting into Vet School. #dvm #veterinary...


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Silvia M. May 17, 2016 357 views

Is there a growing need for animal professionals?

Since more animals are becoming endangered would this mean that capturing them and keeping them in reserveres, sanctuarys and zoos is the future? #animals #zookeeper #animal-conservation #nature-conservation #zoo #college...


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hema B. May 16, 2016 578 views
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Gianna D. Feb 08, 2017 557 views

How long does it take to become a veterinarian?

I am curious how long it takes to become a veterinarian? #veterinarian #veterinary #veterinary-medicine...


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Gianna D. Feb 09, 2017 1564 views

What is a good extracurricular activity for a veterinarian?

What are a few Extra Curricular activity for a veterinarian? Please Help Me!! #veterinarian #veterinary #animal-health...


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Jacqueline C. Sep 01, 2017 402 views

What are some schools that have a good pre-vet program?

I am interested in becoming a veterinarian and would like to know colleges that have a good pre-vet program in oder to purse my career. #pre-vet #animals...


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Diandra J. May 15, 2016 391 views

I want to be a Veterinarian, how important is hands on experience to getting into Vet school?

I have not been able to get much experience except in my Vet Science class. #veterinarian #science...


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Victor M. May 05, 2016 799 views
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paige M. Aug 31, 2017 346 views

What are the daily routines of a veterinarian?

I want to know if there are any difficulties or struggles that veterinarians faced or that they've overcome in the process of becoming a veterinarian. I want to be sure that I know exactly what kind of journey I'm embarking on and be sure I'm ready. #veterinary #animals...


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Michaela M. Sep 01, 2017 320 views

How do you get into Veterinary School?

I want to know what I can do to get into vet school. What kind of experience are they looking for, and what might be some of the questions asked in the interview. I am really passionate about animals and want to be a vet really bad, but I don't want to wait multiple years before I get in....

#interviews #veterinary-medicine #animals #vetschool #veterinary

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sean W. Sep 01, 2017 358 views

How do you transform villains into huge monsters in the movies?

I know people love a good monster battle. No one can resist fight like those. Take Godzilla for example everyone loves his fights. So why not get a new beast in the house. #3d-animation #animation #animals...