Education and Training
Finding Animal Internships
There are many great animal internship opportunities for those seeking additional experience.
Is an Animal Career Right for You?
How to determine if an animal career path will be a good fit.
Getting In: Vet School
Getting accepted to vet school isn't easy, but you can maximize your chances by achieving good grades, gaining varied experience, and carefully crafting your application package.
Animal Related College Clubs
This article describes animal related college clubs and the importance of participating in them.
North American Veterinary Licensing Examination
The National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners provides information about the licensing exam all graduating vets in the U.S. must pass before going into practice.
Veterinary Technician National Exam
The VNTE evaluates and certifies newly-graduated veterinary technicians.
Animal Science Major
Learn about animal science degrees.
The AVMA recognizes a number of specialty certifications for veterinarians.
Animal Related Degrees
There are many college degree programs that lead to careers in the animal industry.
Equine industry internships are available in areas such as management, veterinary care, rehabilitation, and publishing.
Marine Animal Internships
Marine animal internships prepare students and recent graduates for careers in marine mammal training, marine biology, and other areas of marine science.
Wildlife Rehabilitation Internships
Wildlife rehabilitation internships provide training in critical care, animal husbandry, and handling techniques.
Zoo internships give students valuable hands-on experience working with exotic animals.
Pre-veterinary internships help aspiring vets gain vauable hands-on experience.
Veterinary Pharmaceutical Sales Internships
Veterinary pharmaceutical sales internships help prepare job seekers for careers in the field.
Animal Science Degree
Learn about the coursework required for a degree in animal science.
Animal Behavior Internships
There are many internships available for those seeking a career in animal behavior, animal welfare, or a related area.
Avian internships prepare students and recent graduates for careers in ornithology, aviculture, and related careers.
Animal Nutrition Internships
Animal nutrition internships help aspiring nutritionists and animal scientists gain hands on experience.