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If you have a love of animals, or have some experience working in pet care but want to get qualified, the Certificate in Pet Care – Level 3 is an excellent starting point to help you get a foot into the animal care industry. Many pet lovers transform their passion into a career, and may be it is time for you to take on this opportunity. Pet care is popular as pet owners want the best care for their pets. They want a professional pet carer who has the right skills and understanding of how to get along with their pet. This course is comprehensive and will focus on animal care, the role of a pet carer and how to setup your own pet care business. You will gain the relevant skills and expertise on how to be a successful pet carer.

Pet Care Level 3 will help you get acquainted with the responsibilities of a pet carer. The course will discuss a number of key topics including an introduction to animal care, provide basic care for dogs, cats, birds and freshwater fish. Each module will be explored in-depth to ensure the learner gains a complete understanding of the subject matter.

The Certificate in Pet Care – Level 3 will give you the confidence and skills to start your pet care service successfully. Once qualified, you will have the opportunity to progress further in the animal care industry.

Why you should consider learning at Study 365?

With so many commitments in our lives, we may not have the time to learn new skills. The beauty of studying online is that you get to find this balance between your education and your daily commitments

Study 365 offers hundreds of online courses to students across the world. Gaining new skills has never been this easy as many of our courses are open to students with little or no qualifications or previous experience. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, affordable, and will build on existing expertise or give you a jump-start to a new career. The courses are meticulously designed and equals what is offered in a classroom setting. With a solid reputation that has established and made us made us one of the most trusted and reliable online course providers we offer the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in your chosen career. You can learn at your own pace at Study 365 and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules, interactive quizzes and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Have a clear understanding of the job role of a pet carer and what it entails.
  • Learn of the responsibilities of a pet carer.
  • Learn how to run a successful pet care business.
  • Learn how to turn your passion into a successful career.
  • Learn how to read the body language of cats and dogs.
  • Learn about dog and cat behaviour.
  • Have a sound understanding of birds and freshwater fish.

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is this Course aimed at?

  • Individuals considering changing their career and want to explore new opportunities
  • Individuals who are animal lovers and want to setup their own pet care business
  • Pet carers, pet groomers
  • Anyone who has a deep interest in pet care

Method of Assessment

At the end of the Certificate in Pet Care – Level 3, learners will be evaluated through a MCQ test at the end of the unit, or at the completion of the course.  


Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Certificate in Pet Care – Level 3 certificate. It will make you valuable, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Course Curriculum

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1. Introduction to Your Tutor
2. Introduction to Animal Health
3. How to Care for Dogs and Puppies
4. Taking Care of a Cat
5. How to Give Basic Care for Birds
6. Basic Care of Freshwater Fish
7. Taking Care of Rodents and Rabbits
8. How to Care for Reptiles and Amphibians

College Name Study 365
Course Category Agriculture & Veterinary, Animal Care
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification CPD
Course Location Cavan, Ireland
Course Fee 49
Course Duration 2 Hours
Entry Requirements • Learners should be over the age of 16 and have a basic knowledge in Maths, English and ICT • You should have a deep love and care for animals, relative knowledge and experience with having your own pets or working as a pet sitter or carer
Career Path Once you successfully complete the Certificate in Pet Care - Level 3, you can have a career in the pet care industry. If you are interested in working with different types of pets or volunteering with animals, this qualification will give you a starting point to further your career path. Animal care workers who are in pursuit of a promotion will also find this course highly useful. Additionally, you will gain the relevant skills and understanding to setup your own pet care business.
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New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London. EC2M 1NH, United Kingdom, Cavan, United Kingdom

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