Companion Animal Hospital of Tamaqua

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Small animal exclusive (canine, feline, rabbits, pocket pets and some wildlife) veterinary hospital; solo practitioner; diverse medical and surgical case load; hospital offers a full in-house laboratory, ultrasound, digital radiography, advanced orthopedic and soft tissue surgical services.
Student will participate in appointments, surgery and treatment of hospitalized patients. Encouragement will be given for student to examine patients, determine tests and procedures necessary for diagnosis, diagnose problems and decide on treatment options for cases. Student will participate in all aspects of practice. Emphasis will be placed on the everyday procedures performed in private practice as well as client education. As much hands-on experience as possible will be offered to the student, including in assisting with surgery.
Owner is member of Delaware Valley Academy of Veterinary Medicine and attends continuing education courses very frequently to stay current on standards of care.
Access to VIN, an extensive text library, various monthly veterinary journals
Participate and learn as much as possible about real world practice.
Our office operates Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM until 6:00 pm, but the student will have access to the doctor at any time during the externship.
Companion Animal Hospital of Tamaqua
267 West Rowe Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
kekvmd [at] ptd [dot] net
Kathryn Kropp, VMD
Posted: 01/28/14