VETS 3003 - Animal Health Care, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): VETS 1203 with D or better and VETS 1214 with D or better

Level: Lower

This course is designed to give first year students intensive animal handling skills and familiarity with basic procedures such as injections, venipuncture, bandaging, and dosage and fluid therapy calculations. Dentistry prophylaxis, recognition of dental abnormalities, and charting using both anatomic and Triadan systems will also be covered thoroughly. Students will also go on regular visits to a local Humane Society to perform technician-related duties.