What is required to be a veterinary assistant?
What is required to be a veterinary assistant? Do you have to be a certain age?
Asked By: - 10/27/2012
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There are no legal requirements for special education or training to work as a veterinary assistant in any state. This is an entry-level position in the veterinary health care team and most clinics train their assistants on the job from scratch. Many times veterinary assistants are high school students or new high... More
Answered By: CindyRVT - 10/29/2012
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Hi! According to this site http://www.guidetoonlineschools.com/degrees/allied-health/veterinary you need a high school diploma or GED, and you will need to earn a veterinary assistant certificate. According to that site, the schools that offer veterinary assistant programs are Penn Foster and Ashworth College. Good... More
Answered By: Annie - 10/28/2012
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