Veterinary Jobs Growing Much Faster Than Average
Veterinary job openings are expected to grow 19% until 2026, that is 3 times faster than average job growth.
Jobs include: Veterinarians (graduate degree), Veterinary Technologists or Technicians (usually require 2-year Associate Degree), and Veterinary Assistants and Animal Caretakers (usually require Certificate or on-the-job training).
Employers include veterinarians' office, animal hospitals, pet stores, college laboratories, animal shelters, animal boarding facilities, humane societies, and zoos.
Pet ownership has increased by 50% from 1988 to 2017. Almost 66% of households own at least one pet -- with 40% owning a dog, and 33% owning a cat.
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