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Colegate Woods Veterinary Hospital, Inc.

Animal General Veterinary Practice - Large Animal work is comprised
mostly of pleasure horse medicine, small ruminants and camelids. Small
Animal work is comprised of mostly dogs and cats with a few rabbits and
other small mammals.
student will be expected to assist in all aspects of care. They will
be able to work under supervison to place IV catheters, induce
anesthesia, intubate for anesthesia, run fecal exams and operate in
house lab and radiograph equipment. They will have the opportunity to
assist in surgeries ranging from simple spay and neuter to any other
surgeries, including basic orthopedic procedures. They may also have
the opportunity to complete spay and neuter procedures on animals that
are awaiting adoption from our local humane society, under the direct
supervision of Dr. Haught. They will have the opportunity to examine
and form opinions on necessary diagnostic and therapeutic plans for
patients. They will have opportunity to accompany Dr. Haught on house
calls and farm visits. Our practice consists of one DVM and two RVTs as
well as other assistants.
Several major journals, VIN, several up to date reference books. Daily rounds with supervisor.
student should be prepared to participate in all aspects of the
practice of veterinary medicine. They should be able to participate in
general medical discussions, suggesting the next step in diagnostics
and/or therapeutics. They should be able to properly restrain patients.
They should be willing to learn how the practice completes in house
laboratory testing as well as radiography. They should be comfortable
to share with the supervisor what they feel that their limits are and
what they hope to learn while they are with us.
student will have access to the veterinarian from 7:30 am to 6:30 pm
Mon through Thurs and 7:30 am to 1:00 pm Fridays and Saturdays. If the
student desires, they may be contacted to participate in any emergencies
that arise during the time that the student is here.
There is a potential for temporary student housing in the home of the veterinarian depending on time of year.
Colegate Woods Veterinary Hospital, Inc.
1402 1/2 Colegate Drive

Marietta, Ohio 45750
Roberta Haught, DVM (OSU '93)
Updated: 03/01/12
Marietta, OH
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