Animal caretakers feed, water, bathe, groom, and exercise animals. They play with them thought out the day. They also record their condition, and report any problems to the workers. They trim their hair or nails, take care of the animals skin, and clean their ears. They treat animals for fleas and other pests.
Helpful electives to take in high school that prepare you:
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Animal Science
- Computer Fundamentals
- Food and Nutrition