X-ray of a paw.
Veterinarians employ state of the art technology that is very similar to technology used in the treatment of humans.
Veterinarians in private clinical practice work to prevent disease and other health problems in their patients. They examine animal patients, vaccinate them against
Dogs and cats pose in a line.
Vetopedia is a glossary of terms used by vets in treating animals.
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AAFCO Association of American Feed Control Officials; an organization which sets standards for pet food ingredients and minimum daily requirements.
Veterinary medical symbol.
Doctors of Veterinary Medicine and Veterinary Surgeons are medical professionals whose primary responsibility is protecting the health and welfare of animals and people. The term "veterinarian" comes from veterinae, which means "working animals." Every veterinarian has gone
Vet student studying.
Continuing education is important, even after veterinarians have completed their college studies and acquired the appropriate licenses.
Students interested in a career in veterinary medicine should begin their preparation by doing well in general science and biology in junior
A young girl and vet pose with a cat.
Your veterinarian will rely on your awareness of small changes in your pet's behavior or habits.
As the pet owner you must communicate your pet's health care needs to your veterinarian. Nobody knows your pet like you. Many signs of illness are subtle. Your veterinarian