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AHE 753 - Veterinary Assistant II

3 Continuing Education Units (CEU). This course is not for Credit(s).

This course is designed to enable the student to build and expand on the introductory course and further prepare for a job as a veterinarian assistant.  Topics to be covered include learning animal restraint, animal nutrition, basic laboratory procedures and parasites. Prerequisite: instructor’s permission and successful completion of Veterinary Assistant Training I.


Course Objectives:

  1. demonstrate various animal restraint techniques;
  2. list important aspects of animal nutrition;
  3. demonstrate proper patient education of nutrition;
  4. identify major parasites and their transmission, treatment, prognosis and symptoms; and
  5. demonstrate the proper use of laboratory equipment to include slides and the microsope.

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