Private Companion Animal Practice Experience. The
student will gain experience in performing patient examinations, formulating
differential diagnoses lists, working through rule outs for that list, coming up
with treatment options for the rule outs. Reading radiographs, assisting in
surgeries, administering treatments to hospitalized patients, educating clients
is also part of the experience students will gain. Practice management issues
will also be discussed in addition to the administrative aspects of owning and
running a business/practice.