Veterinary/Animal Health Technician and Vterinary Assistant

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College or Trades Program

These programs prepare students, under the supervision of veterinarians, laboratory animal specialists, and zoological professionals, to provide patient management, care, and clinical procedures assistance as well as owner communication. They include courses in animal nursing care, animal health and nutrition, animal handling, clinical pathology, radiology, anesthesiology, dental prophylaxis, surgical assisting, clinical laboratory procedures, office administration skills, patient and owner management, and applicable standards and regulations.

Institutions providing this program

  • Maritime Business College
  • Lower Sackville, NS
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Programs

  • Veterinary Assistant - Diploma
  • Veterinary Technology - Diploma
  • Dalhousie University Faculty of Agriculture
  • Truro, NS
  • Website

Programs

  • Veterinary Technology - Diploma

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