Zookeeper Career

Job Description: Feed, water, groom, bathe, exercise, or otherwise care for pets and other nonfarm animals, such as dogs, cats, ornamental fish or birds, zoo animals, and mice. Work in settings such as kennels, animal shelters, zoos, circuses, and aquariums. May keep records of feedings, treatments, and animals received or discharged. May clean, disinfect, and repair cages, pens, or fish tanks.

*A job as a Zookeeper falls under the broader career category of Nonfarm Animal Caretakers. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

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Zookeeper Career

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Florida Institute of Animal Arts

Winter Park, FL

Private for-profit, less-than 2-year | Highest Offering: At least 1, but less than 2 academic yrs ...Read More


Lake Land College

Mattoon, IL

Public, 2-Year | Highest Offering: Associate's degree ...Read More


North Shore Community College

Danvers, MA

Public, 2-Year | Highest Offering: Associate's degree ...Read More