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Careers Working With Animals

Books and links to career options and information for animal lovers.

    270 ways to put your talent to work in the health field.

    Washington, DC: National Health Council, 1998.

    Army Veterinary Corps: it's everything you want your career to be.

    Washington, D.C.: Dept. of the Army, 2000.

    Career choices for veterinarians: beyond private practice.

    Carin A. Smith. Leavenworth, KS: Smith Veterinary Services, 1998.

    Careers in focus. Animal care.

    Chicago: Ferguson Pub. Co., 1998.

    Careers in veterinary medicine.

    Jane Caryl Duncan. New York: Rosen Pub. Group, 1994.

    Careers with zoos, animal science: your concern for animals can become a career for you.

    Chicago: Institute for Research, 1994.

    The dolphin and whale career guide: a complete sourcebook for anyone wanting to get involved with dolphins and whales.

    Thomas B Glen. Chicago: Omega, 1997.

    Exploring tech careers: real people tell you what you need to know.

    Chicago: Ferguson Pub. Co, 2001.

    Getting into veterinary science.

    John Handley. Richmond, Surrey: Trotman, 1995.

    Graduate programs in the health professions 2003.

    Lawrenceville, NJ : Peterson's/Thomson Learning, 2003.

    Opportunities in animal and pet care careers.

    Mary Price Lee & Richard S. Lee. Chicago: VGM Career Books, 2001.

    Opportunities in holistic health care careers.

    Gillian Tierney. Chicago: VGM Career Horizons, 1999.

    Opportunities in veterinary medicine careers.

    Robert E. Swope and Julie Rigby. Chicago : VGM Career Books, 2001.

    Opportunities in zoos and aquariums.

    Blythe Camenson. Lincolnwood, IL: VGM Career Horizons, 1998.

    Planning your veterinary career.

    John B. McCarthy, ed. Denver: American Animal Hospital Association, 1992.

    The pre-veterinary planning guide.

    Jane Diehl Crawford. Bethesda, MD: Betz Publishing Co., 1995.

    Veterinary medical school admission requirements.

    Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2007-2008. [Annual publication].
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DISCLAIMER: The titles listed here do not constitute a complete listing of all resources on this subject and are not a recommendation of these books/web sites titles over others.


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