I Work With Animals

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    I work with water quality maintaining the

    filtration and chemicals for pools for dolphins, walrus's, seals etc. I find work rewarding and more enjoyable even though I have to start out working graveyard shift cause I'm the new guy!
    L101 L101
    26-30, M
    Dec 30, 2013

    I volunteer at PAWS Chicago

    which is a no-kill animal shelter.... Well, not as much as I used to seeing as how I'm technically allergic to cats...and have asthma. So yes, volunteering there is kind of stupid and incredibly hazardous to my health, but I love the kitties. I also used to participate in their...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 4, 2014

    Cats, Dogs, Odds&sods

    I Work With Animals.I gloat as I say it. I feel so lucky to have this life. It is a life, rather than a job, because the hours are so restrictive. I'm a caretaker at an animal welfare shelter. It entails taking in all after hours animals, fielding calls reporting lost and founds...
    Soozles Soozles
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jan 29, 2010

    I Salute You All

    I adore animals, but I don't work with them, (I do of course contribute to a number of animal charities) but I salute every one of you that do. It makes me happy that you are making animals lives better, helping them get better, finding them a new home, and all the other...
    mizzen123 mizzen123
    46-50, M
    Feb 18, 2010

    More Than I Can Bear

    I have worked at a Vet Office and Boarding Kennel for more than 1 1/2 yrs. Recently I was hired by a vet hospital to train to become a tech. Now most of my experience in the past was strictly in reception. I was so excited. I wanted to have more time with the pets. What I didn't...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique
    46-50
    10 Responses Sep 5, 2009
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