Feline Elective

If you are interested, during your 4th year off-site elective experience, we provide a list of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine's previously approved locations.

If you choose not to work at any of the pre-approved sites, please find your own elective location and submit a request for approval through The College of Veterinary Medicine.

Orlando, FL

Type of Experience: Small Animal - Feline Medicine Description Exper

New Hyde Park, NY

Type of Experience: Small animal - feline & rabbits Description E

Columbus, OH

Description Students will begin by observing clinic protocol, move to participating in patient restraint and care. Cases will be discussed from examination through diagnostics, reassessments, treatments, and follow up. Students will also assist in surgeries.

Vancouver, WA

Type of Experience: General practice in a feline-exclusive practice. AAHA accredited Feline Specialty status. Medical Director is Certificated in feline medicine.

Ft. Wayne, IN

Type of Experience: Externships and Preceptorships at small animal practice

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Type of Experience: Practical experience in two feline only practices including both surgical and medical experience.

Portland, ME

Description Students will be involved in an intensive four week program of strictly feline medicine and surgery. The facility offers high quality medicine and surgery including complete dental and surgical services. There is also a special emphasis on preventative Feline Medicine and correction of behavioral problems. A high volume of broad spectrum (i.e., primary and referral) cases will be experienced by the student. Students are encouraged to participate in all aspects of the practice including a full discussion of practice management.

Philadelphia, PA

Description Experience: Shadow veterinarians and technicians to gain experience in veterinary hospital.