What are the responsibilities of a veterinary technician?
I am thinking of going to school to be a veterinary technician. I am looking for any certified vet techs out there to give me some feedback on what the course work is like, what responsibilities you have once you are in the work environment, and what the average salary is. Thank you!
Asked By: - 11/2/2009
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Most states in the US require that you have a 2-year degree from an American Veterinary Medical Association accredited veterinary technology degree program. You can find a list of these programs through the AVMA website http://www.avma.org/education/cvea/vette... More
Answered By: CindyRVT - 11/3/2009
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Check out this page from the US Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook (main page: http://www.bls.gov/oco/ ; Vet tech page: http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos183.htm) It should tell you a great deal about what you want to know about the job, the education you need, the working conditions, etc. It's a great... More
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