Careers in the animals, land and environment sector

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Career areas

Animals

Working with animals in different environments, in pet shops, veterinary surgeries, animal centres, on farms and in zoos.

Conservation and environment

Managing landscapes, species and access to the countryside, and working on issues such as climate change or biodiversity.

Land

Working in farming, landscaping, gardening and in garden centres, maintaining sports grounds or researching plant diseases.

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Lantra

Information, training and support for the land-based and environmental sector

Grow

Your own career in horticulture

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

RCVS - Setting standards for veterinary surgeons and nurses