direct supervision of veterinarian, students will assist with medical
work-up or surgery of anesthetized patients. This may include
monitoring anesthesia, placing IV catheters, taking x-rays, cleaning
teeth, collecting blood samples, running in-house bloodwork, or
assisting with other aspects of the procedure. Students will review
x-rays and bloodwork with the clinical vet and help determine additional
treatment/work-up plans. Students will also be shown multiple remote
drug delivery techniques. Under the supervision of the veterinarian or
veterinary technician, the student will also do patient rechecks.
Students will also be involved with in-hospital patient care and may be
asked to check on critical patients overnight.