What Do Veterinary Technicians Do?

What Do Veterinary Technicians Do Page 250Duties of Veterinary Technicians

Veterinary Technicians are trained to work on small and large animals performing such duties as:

  • Assisting Anesthesiology
  • Performing Radiology
  • Conducting Laboratory Procedures
  • Assisting in Surgical and Diagnostic Procedures
  • Performing EKG’s
  • Performing Routine Dental Procedures
  • Administering Emergency and First Aid Care
  • Counseling in Animal Care and Nutrition
  • Restraint of Animals During Examination
  • Dispensing Medication

As well as:

  • Client Communication and Education
  • Reception/Diagnosing Animals and Record Keeping