Does This Sound Like You?
Have you ever wanted to work with dogs for a living?
Every job has its pros and cons; however, a dog-related career can be rewarding and fun if you choose the one that’s right for you. There are six main categories of dog professions:
The career paths are varied and there are many things to consider before you can start down any one of them. First of all, when you say you want to work with dogs, are you looking for a full time job, supplemental income, a hobby, a change of pace, a volunteer activity for community service or a little bit of everything? Making the right choice for you is complicated. There are practical matters such as aptitude for science or business, educational requirements and, of course, the cost and time involved to complete your training. But if you really love dogs and think you’d like to work with them, do some due diligence and remember the following:
Return to our next blog post for some tips on how to start narrowing the field with practical experience.