Animal Science Jobs

Farm Help Wanted:

Aggie students to cut and bale hay
Must have transportation
Farm locations in Walpole, Medfield
Norfolk and Sherborn
Contact Matt Mayo at (508) 328-8551


Pick of the Litter
393 Hancock St  North Quincy

Sharon Harrison @ 617-770-0283 


Part-time Farm Work

10 – 15 hours per week

Duties include- Tree pruning, mowing, vegetable and flower gardening, work with animals 
(sheep, chickens), fence mending, minor carpentry, planting trees, and other duties as needed. 
An appreciation for agriculture, farming and forestry is helpful.

Location: Charlton

Pay: $12 – $13/hour

Start Date: Immediately

Contact: Kristin Casasanto –

Please include a bit about yourself, what you are studying at Norfolk Aggie, and what your goals 
are after high school, as well as why you are interested in this position.

Canton Veterinary Clinic 
120 Tolman St. Canton, MA 02021
Fax: 781-828-7179

1-2 Evenings/Week 5p-7p
1-2 Saturdays/month 8a-12p 
WILL TRAIN: Duties include client relations, administration, animal handling & restraint, and laboratory work.



Furry Tails Pet Care
475 Brockton Ave, Abington, MA 02351

Experienced Dog Groomer wanted for busy shop. We have been in business since 2001 and have a great client base. Knowledge of all breed cuts a must. Please e-mail resume to  or call Neal at
We are extremely flexible with the work hours! This job can be either part time or full time!


Blue Meadow Farm 
 Hunter/Jumper barn
 Sudbury, MA 

Has an opening for a full-time groom. Hours would be five days per week. Main duties would include feeding, turn-out, cleaning stalls, watering, grooming, and tacking up horses. Ideal candidate has previous horse-care experience. May be some riding and part-time teaching opportunites if interested but this is not a requirement for the job. Pay is hourly and based on experience.  Part-time hours may also be available. 
Please contact Audrey Murphy at (774) 232-1491 or 
for more 




If you love horses and are looking for opportunities in the Equine World, well look no more and come to the Bridge Center! 

- Minimum 15 years old                                    - Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. 
- Reliable transportation                                   - Riding experience: 
- Minimum advance beginner rider                   - Walk-Trot-Canter 
- Horse knowledge:             - Must be able to properly groom and tack up both English and Western 

- Assist with Tuesday and Thursday working of horses 
- Assist with camps during school vacations and summer 
- Help with chores, including animal care and barn/property maintenance: 
- Feeding and turn-out/turn-in 
- Cleaning/refilling water buckets both inside and outside 
- Picking stalls and paddocks 
- Dropping/stacking hay 
- Maintaining cleanliness of barn and around the property 
- Grooming and working horses both under saddle and on the ground

What do you get out of it? 

- Hands on experience and knowledge from someone with 30+ years horse related experience 
- Volunteer credit towards high school requirements 
- Use of horses for pleasure riding time on non-working student days 
- 1 actual lesson per week with Trish Gosselin 
- Possible employment for summer camp program 

Interested Applicants may contact Peggy O'Neill @ The Bridge Center
470 Pine Street, Bridgewater, MA 02324

Groomer in Rutland.

Ideal candidate must have:

  • Great customer service and communication skills.
  • Must be confident and reliable to work alone.
  • Effective time management skills.
  • Multi-tasking is a must.


  • Handle tasks such as bathing and grooming animals.
  • Counsel clients on the best treatments for their pets.
  • Maintain a clean and healthy environment


  • Must have one year experience as a groomer.
  • Passion to help and treat animals
  • Ability to interact with animals in a calm, non-threatening manner

Pay is 50% to the groomer, 50% for the store. Please send your resume to This is a great opportunity for someone who loves animals and wants to make money being around them.


Bouncing Bundle of Border Collie Needs Student Babysitter/Dog Walker! 
Foxboro/Sharon Line

Owner of young border collie puppy is seeking responsible student to come play, take for walks, and work some light training. Puppy is very energetic and needs someone who can keep up with her. 
Student needs to have reliable transportation, knowledge in dogs, behavior, and basic training. Please email or text your interest and best time owner can contact you to set up interview. 

Powisset Farm 
For The Trustees of Reservations
 Dover, MA

Position Summary:

Powisset Farm is looking for a Barnyard Educator to run our Open Barnyard program which is open to the public on Wednesday afternoons and Saturdays, June through October. This seasonal position is for an enthusiastic individual with an interest in farm education who is comfortable working around animals, enjoys educating children, and loves to spend time on the farm. We require a commitment of 9 hours a week from June through October.


The Barnyard Educator may also play a lead role in developing and delivering educational programming for schools and special groups.

Essential Functions:
Responsible for the set up and break down of program supplies including crafts and children’s games.

  • Organize and maintain supplies for children’s interactions with animals.

  • Welcome the public, take admission, answer questions about Powisset Farm, and educate families about our animals.
  • Facilitate interaction with sheep, goats, chickens, pigs and bunnies.
  • Works independently with volunteer assistance and staff support.
  • Must enjoy working with children and the general public, have an outgoing personality and be willing to research information about our animals to be prepared to share interesting facts and information with families.
  • Well-spoken, friendly, and comfortable speaking in front of a group.
  • Responsible and committed with keen attention to detail and safety.
  • Interest in working in a barn environment and in providing the best care for our livestock.
  • Desire to learn how a farm is run and how to care for animals.
  • Able to work in all weather conditions and in a working farm environment.
  • Committed to a great visitor experience.


  • Background check required

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to lift 40 pounds required.
  • Variable outdoor weather conditions.

Benefits and Salary:

This is a seasonal, non-exempt, hourly paid position, with an optimal start date in late June. This position is based at Powisset Farm in Dover, MA.

The Trustees offers competitive compensation, as well as the opportunity to be part of a dedicated team across the Commonwealth who love the outdoors and the distinctive charms of New England, and who believe in celebrating and protecting our special places, for everyone, forever.


We offer a variety of pet care services including; veterinary care, dog daycare, training, boarding, transportation, and provide a full specialty retail store. 

We are looking for summer help with the opportunities of long term employment. Specifically, we are interested in young adults with animal experience, or are looking to build their animal care experience. We are also looking for members for our client services team who would assist in the front office by helping potential clients, and on-boarding new clients.

If you have any one that may fit these roles, or would like more information I would love to set up a time to speak with you. If there is 

Arielle  508-588-5661

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