Courses & Programs

Veterinary Laboratory Procedures I

COURSE CODE: VET 160

CREDITS: 4

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites: C or better in VET 133, VET 140, VET 145Prerequisite or Corequisite: VET 134

The course will cover representative species of the helminths, arthropods, protozoa and bacteria which are a veterinary importance to the domestic animals. Morphology, life cycles, pathology, clinical signs, treatment, prevention and control of disease, and zoonotic importance will be discussed. The laboratory sessions will consist of culture and staining techniques, fecal exams, hematology, examination of fresh material, prepared slides and preserved specimens.Prerequisites: C or better in VET 133, VET 140, VET 145Prerequisite or Corequisite: VET 134