Animal Training



Careers in Oceanography and Marine-related Fields; a Special Edition with emphasis on Opportunities for Sensory or Physically Disable Persons. Washington, DC: The Oceanography Society, 1990.

Chase, V. "I'll do anything to work with whales or dolphins!" Current, 1992.

Dierauf, Leslie A. and F.M.C. Gulland, eds. CRC Handbook of Marine Mammal Medicine: Health, Disease, and Rehabilitation. Second edition. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, Inc. 2001.

Duncan, Jane C. Careers in Veterinary Medicine. New York: Rosen Publishing Group Inc., 1988.

Fox, W. Conservation Career Closeup: National Marine Fisheries Service. Charleston, New Hampshire: Earth Work, 1992.

Heitzman, Ray. Opportunities in Marine and Maritime Careers, 2nd Edition. Lincolnwood, Illinois: National Textbook Company, 1990.

Miller, Louise. Careers for Animal Lovers and other Zoological Types. Lincolnwood, Illinois: National Textbook, 1991.

Ricciuti, Edward R. They Work with Wildlife; Jobs for People Who Want to Work with Animals. New York: Harper Collins Children's Books, 1983.

Ridgway, Sam H. The Dolphin Doctor. Second edition. Dublin, New Hampshire: Yankee Publishing, 1995.

Shorto, R. Careers for Animal Lovers. Brookfield, Connecticut: The Millbrook Press, 1992.

Taylor, David. Vet on the Wild Side: Further Adventures of a Wildlife Vet. New York: St. Martin's Press, Inc., 1991.

Thomas, J. and D.K. Odell. Strategies for Pursuing a Career in Marine Mammal Science. Seattle, Washington: The Society for Marine Mammalogy, 1994. (The most up-to-date edition is available online at

Virtue, Noel. Among the Animals: A Zookeeper's Story. Chester Springs, Pennsylvania: Dufour, 1989.

Wlodarski, Loran. Wild Careers! Working With Animals. Orlando, Florida: SeaWorld, Inc., 2002.

Internet References

The Alliance of Marine Parks and Aquariums

Association of Zoos & Aquariums

International Association for Aquatic Animal Medicine

International Marine Animal Trainers Association

SeaWorld/Busch Gardens Animals

The Society for Marine Mammalogy