Vet Assisting & Animal Care

Vet Assisting & Animal Care

Program Description
» Manage an on-site veterinary assistant clinic to care for animals as part of a team.
» Explore veterinary science including animal control, care, grooming, clinical procedures, terminology, and disease prevention.
» Network with community and regional zoos, shelters, and wildlife agencies.
CAREER FOCUS: Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education
Program Courses
» Companion Animal Selection, Nutrition and Management
» Animal Science and Technology
» Animal Nutrition, Health and Reproduction
» Veterinary Science
» Animal Anatomy and Physiology
 
Certifications 
» 
OSHA 10-Hour General Industry (Agriculture) Course
» Pet Tech CPR & First Aid
 
College Credit Opportunities* 
CTAG 
» CTASM001 Intro to Animal Science
*Note: Qualitifications Apply    
 
Career Opportunities
Program Instructor 
 
Instructor: Mrs. Lana Kelly
Teaching since: 2016
Teaching at Mid-East since: 2016
Education Credentials: Associate of Applied Science Degree in Veterinary Technology from CSCC and Teaching
Licensure from BGSU
Past work experience in business and industry: Some of my in-field work experiences include the Muskingum County
Animal Shelter, Brandywine Hospital for Pets, and the Wilds.
Other roles you hold in the district: MECTC-Buffalo Campus FFA Chapter Adviser 
Awards: 2017 OSBA Southeast Region Recognition as an Outstanding Faculty Member
Family Graduates of Mid-East: Mother graduated from the Adult Diploma RN Program 
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