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
 
Credentials & Certifications 
» 
OSHA 10 - 1pt
» Pet Tech CPR & First Aid
» Grooming Certification 
 
College Credit Opportunities* 
Hocking College - Articulation Agreement
» AG 2160 Animal Husbandry (3h)
» AATH 1200 Animal Anatomy & Physiology (3h) 
» AATH 1300 Canine & Feline Nutrition (1h)
CTAG - Statewide Articulation
» CTASM001 Intro to Animal Science (3h)
*Note: Qualifications 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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