About Animal Care
The UK is well known for being a nation of animal lovers with 59% of households owning a pet. It’s therefore not surprising that the animal care industry is one that is growing year after year. Therefore, for those that have a passion for animals, there are lots of opportunities to develop a fulfilling and successful career doing something they love.
From dog grooming and veterinary care, right through to zoology and conservation work, there is a wide range of disciplines to consider. Whether you want to work hands-on with animals each day or take on more of a leadership or research type role, this industry provides careers for all levels and abilities.
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Animal Care and Land-based
Animal Management with English and Maths
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Extended Diploma in Countryside Management
“One of the best things about college is that you get to meet like-minded people - everyone studying on your course is interested in the same sort of stuff and often have similar motivations.”Emily Puk Level 3 Countryside Management Former student at Wingfield Academy