Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant

Grades: 10, 11, 12    Credit: 1.0 CTE    Prerequisite: Bio Ag Science


This course provides the opportunity for students to explore different avenues of the veterinary profession. Students will be exposed to veterinary science and principles which include anatomy, physiology, chemistry, animal health and disease, dentistry and laboratory procedures. Students will provide hands-on care as they develop skills in the areas of surgical assisting, bandaging, wound care, oral care, and general nursing care.