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Animal Care

Are you passionate about animals and their welfare?

Our full-time, vocational courses in Animal Care will provide you with a solid foundation of knowledge to work in a variety of roles within this exciting industry.

Careers can be as diverse as: zoology to teaching, veterinary work to running a sanctuary and grooming to research work.

Studies include: animal behaviour and training techniques, animal breeds and grooming, opportunities to work at a local animal visitor centre, caring for animals including exotic pets, business skills and team building.

Take a Tour

Take a virtual tour through our Exotics Centre below which is home to an impressive variety of animals including snakes, rats, geckos, spiders and frogs. We also have an outside animal quad which includes, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds and marmoset monkeys.

Interested?

You can find out more about our Animal Care courses and apply online using the links below. If you would like to talk to one of our advisors please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Call: 0345 872 8722
Email: info@peterborough.ac.uk
Online chat: Available bottom right of every page on our website

Careers

Some of the career opportunities listed below may require further study and qualifications in order to enter the industry.

  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Veterinary Care Assistant
  • Dog Handler
  • Dog Groomer
  • Zoologist
  • Kennel Worker
  • RSPCA Inspector
  • Specialist Groom and many more!