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Pet Shop Workers
According to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), employment of animal care and service workers is expected to grow faster than the average for all careers through 2022. The DOL reports that "employment in kennels, grooming shops, and pet stores is projected to increase to keep up with the growing demand for animal care." Job opportunities for retail salespersons, which includes pet store workers, are expected to grow at an average rate through 2022.