Career Profiles in the Companion Animal Industry (Listed by Category)

Companion Animals September 27, 2013 Print Friendly and PDF

Animal Shelters:

  • Animal Behavior Specialist
  • Animal Control Warden
  • ASPCA Senior Director
  • Cat Programs Manager (HSUS)
  • Director of Education & Volunteers
  • Shelter Supervisor
  • Veterinarian (Animal Shelter)


Pet Food:

  • Health and Nutrition Scientist
  • Pet Food Technical Services Organization Leader
  • President of Wiscoy Pet Food Company Inc.
  • Product Development & Nutrition Specialist

Pet Services:

  • Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist
  • Groomer

Sales and Marketing:

  • Dog Boutique Owner
  • Sales Representative
  • Senior Director of the Alliance for Contraception in Cats & Dogs

Veterinary Medicine:

Wildlife Management:

  • Adjunct Instructor of Wildlife Ecology
  • Wildlife Rehabilitator
  • Wolf Curator
  • Zoo Reproduction Research Assistant


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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.