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Blake oral presentation


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Blake oral presentation

  1. 1. Career: Animal Breeder<br />Blake Lovinger<br />D Block<br />February 24, 2011<br />
  2. 2. Thought About Success…<br />“You only get out of life what you put into it.” - Ethel Merman<br />
  3. 3. Job Description<br />Animal Breeders…<br />Breed animals for fun!<br />Love working with animals<br />Select animals based on characteristics<br />
  4. 4. Job Description<br />In addition, Animal Breeders…<br />Raise animals until they are old enough to be sold<br />Study genetics and reproduction<br />
  5. 5. Education<br />Must have a high school education<br />A college degree is optional<br />A Bachelor’s degree in Animal and Livestock Husbandry and Production is very useful<br />The best way to become educated for animal breeding is through experience<br />Work with animals<br />Care for animals<br />Read about animals<br />Play with animals<br />
  6. 6. Additional Training<br />You need to study:<br />Biology<br />Genetics<br />Animals sciences<br />Business<br />Work experience in a related occupation<br />
  7. 7. Salary<br />Beginning: $18,000 annually <br />Average: $29,700 annually<br />Potential: $60,000 annually<br />
  8. 8. Growth potential:<br />5.76 – 16 % per year<br /><ul><li>Job outlook:
  9. 9. Stable</li></li></ul><li>Related Careers <br />Zoo keeper<br />Farm and ranch workers<br />Zoo keeper<br />Farm and ranch workers<br />
  10. 10. Popular animals bred in the U.S.<br />