Livestock and Kennel Manager
Why this profession?
I love being around and looking after animals
When did you realize this is what you wanted to do?
Always wanted to work with animals
What’s the best part about what you do?
The satisfaction I get knowing all the animals I look after and healthy and happy. And being connected to all these creatures.
What’s the worst part about what you do?
Having to deal with people who don’t have the same mentality as I do.
If I want to do what you do, what do I have to do?
Get a lot of hand on experience working at shelters or kennels as well as do a course on animal behavior and animal husbandry.
What’s your typical day like?
There is no typical day with animals but I spend my days doing medical check-ups and administering the necessary medical treatment when necessary, and ensuring they are getting the exercise they require to stay healthy.
If not a …… then what would you have been?
Hobbies / Passionate about?
Trekking, Music, Movies, Food, Wild Life.
What do you think is cool?
A dog that can ride a bicycle
What’s not cool?
Animal testing for cosmetic products
If you were another person would you be friends with you?
Were you named after anyone?
Do you still have your tonsils?
Would you bungee jump or sky dive?
Bungee jump Yes! But never sky dive.
Blue or Black?
What do you fist notice about people?
If you were a crayon –what colour would you be?
Scary movies or cartoons?
What book are you reading right now?
I spend so much time with my animals that I never have time to read.
Music or Movies?
Do you have a ‘Ripley’s believe it or not’ talent?
Not that I know of
Coffee, tea or Juice?
If you were not a human being, which animal would you be? Why?
A bat…hang out n sleep all day and fly around all night.
Brains or Brawn?
Education or experience?
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