Animal rescue

by autumn watkins

how i become a animal rescuer

Most animal care and service workers learn on the job. Still, many employers prefer to hire candidates who have experience working with animals. Some positions require formal education

salary range

a animal rescuer salary is $19,970 per year and
$9.60 per hour

education level needed

Animal rescuers work with wildlife or domesticated pets to heal injuries or find them new homes. The field has its stresses, such as seeing the results of animal abuse and abandonment, but the opportunity to save animals from danger or cruelty is gratifying. Many animal rescue jobs don’t require a professional degree — a high school diploma or on-the-job training is enough to get you hired. To provide medical care to rescued animals or to manage a shelter, you need more education