Animal Care
Veterinary Nursing
Animal Attendants
Animal Technician

The animal care sector in Australia offers opportunities in rural and city areas. These range from veterinary nursing to animal welfare and management, pet care, dog handling and training.

The sector includes veterinary nurses caring for animals in veterinary facilities and assisting veterinarians perform surgical procedures. There are also careers as animal controllers, animal refuge workers and stud/livestock attendants.

You could work in a cattery, zoo, kennel, pet shop or involve yourself with wildlife rehabilitation or feral animal control. If you're crazy about dogs, then how about working with dogs in security and customs, or working with guide dogs?

For additional information on this exciting career, please make a selection from the options to the left.