Month: June 2019

Advantages of Pet Adoption

Sometimes when you are just strolling around the town you will find yourself in front of a pet shop and it is usually very difficult to look away once you make eye contact with one of the pets. They just gaze at you asking to be taken home.

You may even stay for a while or go play with the animals and then that look is even deeper. At that point you make a decision whether to take the pet home or just continue on your way.

A lot of people decide to just move on. The truth is that it can be very difficult to take care of a pet especially if you have a busy schedule.

Once in a while a person may be inspired though, and will walk away with a brand new pet to care for. And even though it can be tough at times, it feels good when they are there for you.

It is amazing how much joy people get from their pets. After a day at work, coming home to a dog or cat or any other animal is so refreshing.

Either they run to the door or just simply get happy to see you come in and then you enjoy your time with them. Everyone gets such a kick out of that feeling.

Adopting is even a step above just having a pet because you are doing something really good. There is no way of knowing if the pet you adopted would have ever been adopted or not.

Saving an animal’s life is a big deal and something that is even more rewarding. That is additional on top of the joy you get from being around your pet.

So if you choose to adopt from a shelter it is a great thing and there are those that say that they are even more loving than those bought elsewhere. So if you adopt, you can feel good about it.… Read the rest

Tips on Becoming a Zookeeper

If you have chosen a career as a zookeeper, you must take some tips to build a strong foundation for your career.

Tips on Becoming a Zookeeper

Good impression:

When you start your work as a zookeeper, you need to make a good and positive impression on everyone around you. If you cannot maintain a good impression among your species, how can you think about serving another? So, be on time on your first day, if you are late kind and polite to explain your issue.

Hard work:

To take care of animals, you need to be hard working. Even if you have a very good qualification; if you do not work hard, you cannot excel in this field of zookeeping. You will have to overcome your laziness and do the work with compassion. You must have a smiling face always to spread positivity around you. Always lend a hand when required. Show them that you love the job and you are ready for it no matter what.

Take the initiative:

Zookeepers do lots of activities each day, so if you help them, they will be grateful for you. You should not wait for the next instruction and jump whenever you find suitable work for you. It gives a sense of being in a team and keeps you and your team motivated that each person is contributing. You can help them in a verity of ways by helping with foods, or cleaning, etc.

No overstepping from position:

You should not overstep from your position. Always work within the boundaries to keep cordial relations with your fellow mates. You should not try to handle an animal if you are not instructed. It will give you unnecessary troubles and might hurt the animal too. If you have a doubt, you can ask somebody but should decide on your own. This is the reason why training and qualifications are necessary. It gives you hands-on-experience to handle an animal.

Do not Show negative attitudes:

You must not show a negative attitude in anyways. This will degrade your relationship with your team. As these workplaces are prone to … Read the rest