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Below is a listing of websites for working in the field of animals and wildlife.

American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) - www.healthypet.com
 • Lists accredited animal hospitals and provides hyperlinks to those with websites

American Boarding Kennels Association (ABKA) - www.abka.com
 • Has a very limited "Help Wanted" section on its "Classifieds" page
 • Offers educational and networking opportunities

American Humane Society - www.americanhumane.org
 • Free job board that includes more than AHS jobs throughout U.S. at www.americanhumane.org/site/PageServer?pagename=pa_shelter_services_jobopps

Animal Concerns - www.animalconcerns.org
 • Free job board with jobs in DC, FL, MD, NY, OR, and VA only

Animal Jobs - www.animaljobs.com
 • Free job board with jobs throughout U.S.

Animal Legal Defense Fund - www.aldf.org
 • Free job board is small and lists jobs requiring legal degrees or certificates

Association of American Zoos & Aquariums - www.aza.org
 • Free job board at www.aza.org/JobListings

Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) - www.apdt.com
 • Job board available to members only
 • Also for members are educational and networking opportunities

Association of Professional Humane Educators - www.aphe.org
 • Free but very limited job board
 • Some workshops and conferences listed

Dog Friendly - www.dogfriendly.com
 • List of dog friendly employers at www.dogfriendly.com/server/general/workplace

Equimax - www.equimax.com
 • Free job board and advice for horse industry employment

International Wildlife Rehabilitation Center - www.iwrc-online.org
 • Free but small job board that also includes many volunteer and internship opportunities - www.iwrc-online.org/jobline/jobs_avail.cfm

Metropets - www.metropets.org/How2help/jobs.php
 • Covers DC area, but has hyperlinks to other animal job sites

National Association for Humane and Environmental Education (NAHEE) - www.nahee.org
 • Offers training workshops and teaching materials

National Association of Professional Pet Sitters - www.petsitters.org
 • Professional association offering some educational materials and networking opportunities

National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA) - www.nwrawildlife.org
 • Free job board at http://www.nwrawildlife.org/jobsearch.asp

Pet Sitters International - www.petsit.com
 • Professional association with opportunities to promote your business, learn more, and network

Simply Hired - www.simplyhired.com
 • Search for jobs for employers who allow your dog to accompany you to work
 • Jobs listed are heavy on IT, but there is some variety

Society of Animal Welfare Administrators - www.sawanetwork.org
 • Professional association with networking and educational opportunitiesFree but small job board

The above links are for informational purposes only and in no way constitute an endorsement, expressed or implied, by the Department of State. Links to websites outside the U.S. federal government or the use of trade, firm, or corporation names are for the convenience of the user and do not constitute an official endorsement or approval of any private sector website, product, service, or privacy policy.



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