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45-2021.00 - Animal Breeders

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Bathe and groom animals.

45-2093.00 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals
  • Feed and water livestock and monitor food and water supplies.
  • Herd livestock to pastures for grazing or to scales, trucks, or other enclosures.
  • Shift animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
  • Protect herds from predators, using trained dogs.
  • Groom, clip, trim, or castrate animals, dock ears and tails, or shear coats to collect hair.
  • Spray livestock with disinfectants and insecticides, or dip or bathe animals.
  • Milk animals such as cows and goats, by hand or using milking machines.
39-2021.00 Animal Caretakers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Feed and water animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
  • Exercise animals to maintain their physical and mental health.
  • Advise pet owners on how to care for their pets' health.
  • Perform animal grooming duties, such as washing, brushing, clipping, and trimming coats, cutting nails, and cleaning ears.
  • Find homes for stray or unwanted animals.
  • Transfer animals between enclosures to facilitate breeding, birthing, shipping, or rearrangement of exhibits.
33-9011.00 Animal Control Workers Bright Outlook
  • Capture and remove stray, uncontrolled, or abused animals from undesirable conditions, using nets, nooses, or tranquilizer darts as necessary.
  • Supply animals with food, water, and personal care.
  • Remove captured animals from animal-control service vehicles and place animals in shelter cages or other enclosures.
  • Euthanize rabid, unclaimed, or severely injured animals.
  • Organize the adoption of unclaimed animals.
39-2011.00 Animal Trainers Bright Outlook
  • Feed or exercise animals or provide other general care, such as cleaning or maintaining holding or performance areas.
29-1131.00 Veterinarians Bright Outlook
  • Provide care to a wide range of animals or specialize in a particular species, such as horses or exotic birds.

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