Get That Life: How I Became a Zookeeper
"It can be a thankless job, but I wouldn’t trade it for anything. What we get from the animals themselves is more than enough. You’ve fed them, you’ve made them happy, and words can’t describe the pleasure you get from that. Even though it’s highly unlikely I will ever hand-raise a tiger cub, it’s the only job I can see myself doing, and it’s rewarding in more ways than I could ever imagine."