• Grooming a dog
  • Feeding a turtle
  • Blue fish in a tank
This is a two-year program for high school juniors and seniors
  • Internships
  • Job Placement
  • Scholarships
Career Opportunities: 
  • Animal control officer
  • Animal cruelty investigator
  • Animal research
  • Aquarium/aviary worker
  • Assistant veterinary technician
  • Boarding kennel worker
  • Groomer, brusher and bather
  • Obedience instructor
  • Pet store manager
  • Veterinary receptionist
Additional Information: 

Academic requirements are biology and science.


High attendance is critical to animal science; students mst be able to lift 25 pounds or more, and work with and handle a wide variety of small animals.


Students in this program belong to Animal Science FFA. It provides opportunities for competition, leadership and community service projects.


Animal Science students groom dogs as a public service. For an appointment, call Instructor Amber Long at 330-669-7066.

Career Opportunities Brochure 22-23