Helping Animals

Career Details

Veterinarians have many responsibilities that they do to help animals some are:

  • Treating wounds
  • Diagnosing health problems
  • Vaccinate for diseases
  • Preform surgery
  • Advise the pets owners.

Veterinarians work long hours and sometimes on weekends or work nights. They sometimes have to go places for an emergency.

Veterinarians work in offices and laboratories. They work with sick animals and their anxious owners.

Veterinarians average wage is $82,040. The lowest 10% earn about $49,910, and the top 10% earn about $145,230. It depends on what animals they work on/ specialize and how well the practice is doing.

Job Outlook/ Growth

Employment for veterinarians is growing. As the pet population increases the need for a veterinarian increases.