Books for young people interested in animals and/or animal-related careers
Books listed are held by the Veterinary Medical Library at Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN). Please consult your local library or bookstore in other locations.
A day in the life of a veterinarian
Call Number: 636.089023 B684d 1999 Veterinary Medical
Follows a veterinarian as she makes house calls to take care of a variety of animals.
Call Number: 636.089 W154a 1999 Veterinary Medical
Two children find an injured duck, take it to a veterinarian at an animal hospital, and watch as he cares for it.
Careers with animals : the Humane Society of the United States
Call Number: 636.083202373 Si76c 2000 Veterinary Medical
Describes various careers dealing with animals and the education and training necessary for such jobs as veterinarian, pet trainer, wildlife rehabilitator, humane investigator, photographer, and naturalist.
Dr. Friedman helps animals
Call Number: 636.089 F613d 1999 Veterinary Medical
Introduces the work of a veterinarian.
I Want To Be A Vet
Call Number: 636.08906952 L622i 2000 Veterinary Medical
Publication Date: 2000
I'm going to be a vet
Call Number: 636.089023 K962i 1996 Veterinary Medical
Nicole, who wants to be a veterinarian like her father, describes his busy day at work taking care of dogs, cats, a ferret, and other animals.
The tiger has a toothache : helping animals at the zoo
Call Number: 636.0896 L361t 1999 Veterinary Medical
Examines the work of zoo veterinarians focusing on such cases as a tiger with a toothache, a gorilla with a cold, and a tortoise with a broken bone.
Call Number: 636.089023 B91v 2000 Veterinary Medical
Introduces the career of veterinarian, discussing educational requirements, duties, work environment, salary, employment outlook, and possible future positions.
Call Number: 636.089023 Er58v 2000 Veterinary Medical
Publication Date: 2000
A small animal veterinarian tells about his job as well as about that of zoo and farm animal doctors
Veterinary medicine activity book : grade 5
Call Number: SF756 .V48 2009 Veterinary Medical
"The objective of the book is to provide career-based activities for students in grade 5. This book incorporates Indiana Academic Standards for math, English/language arts and science." -- p. 2 of cover.
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