Feed and water animals according to schedules and feeding instructions.
Mix food, liquid formulas, medications, or food supplements according to instructions, prescriptions, and knowledge of animal species.
Examine and observe animals to detect signs of illness, disease, or injury.
Provide treatment to sick or injured animals, or contact veterinarians to secure treatment.
Do facility laundry and clean, organize, maintain, and disinfect animal quarters, such as pens and stables, and equipment, such as saddles and bridles.
Perform animal grooming duties, such as washing, brushing, clipping, and trimming coats, cutting nails, and cleaning ears.
Answer telephones and schedule appointments.
Collect and record animal information, such as weight, size, physical condition, treatments received, medications given, and food intake.
Adjust controls to regulate specified temperature and humidity of animal quarters, nurseries, or exhibit areas.
Discuss with clients their pets' grooming needs.