Courses & Programs

Animal Nursing I

COURSE CODE: VET 247

CREDITS: 4

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites: Restricted to Veterinary Technician students. VET 133, VET 134, VET 140, VET 145, VET 160 with a C or better and MTH 130. Pre/Co-requisite: VET 165Additional Course Fee: $15.00 malpractice Insurance (The fee is subject to change.)

Primarily concerned with non-surgical animal nursing practices. Designed to familiarize the student with the principles of good nursing. Emphasis is placed on management of simple fractures and wounds, fluid therapy, and various types of emergency procedures. The purpose of the course is to enable the student to deal with these procedures as they are encountered in most veterinary practices. Walking on field trips and working with large animals required. Prerequisites: Restricted to Veterinary Technician students. VET 133, VET 134, VET 140, VET 145, VET 160 with a C or better and MTH 130. Pre/Co-requisite: VET 165Additional Course Fee: $15.00 malpractice Insurance (The fee is subject to change.)