What type of job can I have if I have a love of marine animals like fish and mammals?
Jobs such as a sea otter or dophin trainer and a job where I could work in aquariums. I am not interseted in veterinary medicine. looking for more of a career, not just working in a zoo. swimmergrl.. great answer. What education do you have? are you going for your PhD as a researcher?
Asked By: smiles - 8/22/2007
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Many people view jobs as keepers as a lifelong career. Many of the animals are quite long lived, and they develop special bonds. There are jobs training animals, of course, but you can also get involved with husbandry, captive breeding programs, conservation programs, etc. If you are willing to work in possibly... More
Answered By: swimmergrl - 8/22/2007
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Answered By: mac and cheese - 8/22/2007
Answered By: leprechaun3833 - 8/22/2007
Answered By: Mike - 8/22/2007
marine biology is what you are describing.
Answered By: wrensnest - 8/22/2007
Well, you could have either marine biologist, dolphin researcher, and just about anything in zoology. There's a mass of different career paths to choose from!
Answered By: narutodude51 - 8/22/2007
marine biology. if you lik the ocean
Answered By: justin - 8/22/2007
Marine biologist:- the scientific study of algae, animals and other organisms that live in the ocean or other marine or brackish body of water.
Answered By: Will O - 8/22/2007
Marine Biologist but it's a hard field to get into. Start by getting a job or volunteering at an aquarium like in Monterey.
Answered By: Eddie B - 8/22/2007
Other than working in a zoo or aquarium, you might be able to find a job with the government, or in academia. If you got a PhD in marine biology you could teach and do research. You might be able to get a job working for one of these professors or at a research station as well. Alaskan fishing boats would get you... More
Answered By: biogirl - 8/22/2007
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