Sunday, April 4, 2004

Care for a nice job cleaning zoo cages?

The Associated Press

Your job's crazy sometimes, right? But have you ever been a pet photographer's assistant, dressing and primping pooches all day?

The world is full of bizarre jobs, according to a job-search company survey. A short sample, culled from 1,900 responses solicited by Chicago-based

• Bowling alley mechanic.

• Blueberry counter. (Yes, this person counted the berries.)

• Eye bank procurer (procured eyes and corneas for transplants and research).

• Zoo cage janitor.

• Nanny for a company's guard dog.

• Black bear trapper.

• Quality control manager for fast food chain.

• Military missile tester.

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