Work Nature

  • Examine animals to detect and determine the nature of diseases or injuries.
  • Treat sick or injured animals by prescribing medication, setting bones, dressing wounds, or performing surgery.
  • Collect body tissue, feces, blood, urine, or other body fluids for examination and analysis.
  • Inoculate animals against various diseases such as rabies or distemper.
  • Counsel clients about the deaths of their pets or about euthanasia decisions for their pets.
  • Operate diagnostic equipment, such as radiographic or ultrasound equipment, and interpret the resulting images.
  • Advise animal owners regarding sanitary measures, feeding, general care, medical conditions, or treatment options.
  • Educate the public about diseases that can be spread from animals to humans.
  • Attend lectures, conferences, or continuing education courses.
  • Establish or conduct quarantine or testing procedures that prevent the spread of diseases to other animals or to humans and that comply with applicable government regulations.
  • Euthanize animals.
  • Train or supervise workers who handle or care for animals.
  • Research diseases to which animals could be susceptible.
  • Plan or execute animal nutrition or reproduction programs. 

Key Skills

  • Surgery techniques
  • Medical software Knowledge
  • Critical thinking
  • Decision taking

Occupations

  • Aqua-cultural Workers
  • Zoologist
  • Animal Breeders
  • Animal Feeder
  • Animal Geneticists
  • Animal Scientist
  • Animal bio technologist
  • Farm Managers
  • Farm Workers
  • Fishery Scientist
  • Hatchery Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Veterinary doctor

Career Analysis

1 Fees
Medium
2 Demand
High
3 Salary
Medium
4 Level Of Preparation
High

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