Animal Talent

Use Your Power Traits™

If you have an Animal Talent you might be good at the following:

  • training animals
  • grooming animals
  • calming down animals
  • protecting animal rights
  • caring about animal welfare
  • caring for animals’ daily needs
  • quickly making friends with animals
  • working with abused and neglected animals

Student-Centered Learning

Use your Animal Talent to help you memorize:

  • Have a pet nearby when you study.
  • Practice your presentation by saying it to your pet.
  • Play fetch with your pet as you practice reciting information.
  • Use techniques that work for your Disposition and Modality.

Use your Animal Talent to help you understand and remember:

  • Take study breaks to play with your pet.
  • Use techniques that work for your Disposition and Modality.

When you have a choice about what to do, here are some ideas for people with an Animal Talent:

  • Relate the topic being studied to its effects on animals.
  • Choose animal topics for reading and writing assignments.

Link to interactive PREZI: Animal Talent

Career Opportunities

Potential Career Opportunities for those with an Animal Talent:

  • ecologist
  • zoo docent
  • veterinarian
  • pet therapist
  • canine officer
  • animal trainer
  • animal rescue
  • humane officer
  • guide dog trainer
  • kennel attendant
  • humane educator
  • animal behaviorist
  • wildlife management
  • pet daycare business
  • veterinarian’s assistant
  • animal shelter manager
  • humane society director

Your Talents interact with your Dispositions to create combinations of traits that are well suited for different careers.  Here are a few examples:

Animal Talent Disposition Potential Careers (4)
Your Power Traits Animal Talent


Learn More

If you have taken the Self-Portrait™ power traits assessment use the website to help you understand and use your Power Traits for Life™.

Use the top navigation bar to find pages that correspond to your top Dispositions, Talents, Modalities, Interests and preferred Environment. You can also use the “search” field at the top right of the screen to learn more about how to leverage your strengths.

Support Student-Centered Learning

To learn more about how to use the Self-Portrait™ power traits assessment as a fundraising tool for your organization, click here.