Animal and plant resources

Animal and plant resources covers a wide range of careers within the following areas:

  • horticulture
  • forestry
  • fisheries
  • veterinary science and animal care

Roles in this sector include fish farm manager, fisheries officer and fisheries research scientist, and the work undertaken can be diverse depending on the role and employer.

Sector insights

Job Profiles

Professional organisations 

Useful resources

Vacancy sources


Sector insight

Professional Bodies 

Recommended resources


Sector insight

Recommended resources

Veterinary science and animal care

This section covers working with animals. It also includes sections on animal behaviour, animal conservation, working with dogs and horses and gamekeeping, as well as general information relating to careers in animal care.

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