Introduction<br />If you love animals, are good with people, and are comfortable working in any condition; you would probably find the veterinary career suitable.Whenmost people think of a veterinarian, they usually do not realize all of the different things they may do on a day to day basis. Although it is true to say that a veterinarian is an animal doctor, there is many more things involved with this career. In order to get a better understanding of this career field, I will be researching what being a veterinarian is all about. Hopefully this research will strengthen my overall decision in becoming a veterinarian.<br />
Nature of Work<br /><ul><li>Performing surgeries
I would like to start out in Kentucky and maybe take care of race horses because I am very passionate about them.</li></li></ul><li>Earnings<br /><ul><li>Average in Federal Government in 2009 was $93,398
I would like to live in a rural area and have a family. This salary would most likely fit my needs.
My first purchase with</li></ul> these earnings would <br /> probably a house or <br /> car<br />
Related Occupation: Veterinarian Technician<br />Similarities<br />Differences<br /><ul><li>Working with animals
Less Pay</li></li></ul><li>Summary<br />As you can see, being a veterinarian can be very difficult. With the factors of demanding owners, dangerous animals, and sometimes emotional attachments to certain animals; things can get pretty tough for a veterinarian. Despite the hardships, being a veterinarian is very rewarding. It must be very satisfying to know that they have the knowledge and power to save an animal’s life.<br />
Works Sited<br />http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos076.htm#emply<br />