VTMED 5600

VTMED 5600

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Clinical service rotation in which students accompany ambulatory clinicians on farm and stable calls and learn the skills and procedures necessary for operation of a modern veterinary practice offering primary care to large-animal clients. Routine herd health visits are conducted for cattle, horses, sheep, goats, and swine. Reproductive evaluations (including pregnancy and fertility examinations), nutritional evaluation, and disease prevention are stressed. Herd health programs also include vaccinations, parasite control, mastitis prevention, and routine procedures. With appropriate herds, analysis of computerized performance data is conducted and discussed with the owner. In addition to assisting with routine scheduled work, students participate in diagnosis and medical or surgical treatment of ill or injured animals. This includes rotating assignments for night and weekend duty.

When Offered Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer.

Satisfies Requirement Required component of Clinical Rotations (Foundation Course VI).

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 14953VTMED 5600  CLN 301

    • M TBA
    • Mar 16, 2020
    • McArt, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 14978VTMED 5600  CLN 302

    • M TBA
    • Mar 16, 2020
    • McArt, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 14979VTMED 5600  CLN 303

    • M TBA
    • Mar 16, 2020
    • McArt, J