Go behind the scenes of todays hottest careers. Youll discover what it takes to make it and how much fun the work can be! Do you think youd like to get up close and personal with the natural world? Take care of sick or injured animals? Educate people about zoos and how they run? See animals born and watch them grow up? Then being a zookeeper might be the job for you! In this book, find out what skills are needed for the job, what is in a days work, why we have zoos and how they help protect wildlife, amazing facts about the animal kingdom, and where zoo keeping can take you, from working at a shelter, being a park ranger or an animal trainer, or looking after crocodiles or elephants in a zoo!
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These books are great introductions for students to determine if a career is right for them. Liking animals might not be a good enough reason to become a zookeeper. Does the person have the stomach and back to clean cages, fix fences, feed, and care for w --School Library Journal
Have You Got What It Takes to Be a Zookeeper? is one of the On the Job series of books that will appeal to young readers in grades five through seven who are interested in exploring careers. Divided into a number of short two-to-four-page sections, the --Children's Literature
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Book Description Compass Point Books, 2008. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110756536162
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Book Description Compass Point Books, 2008. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0756536162