Courses of Study 2013-2014 
    May 30, 2023  
Courses of Study 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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VTMED 5702 - Veterinary Practice: Ethics and Animal Care (Foundation Course VIIb)

Spring. 1.5 credits. Letter grades only.

Prerequisite: VTMED 5701 . Enrollment limited to: first-year veterinary students.  Live animals used in course instruction.

C. McDaniel, staff.

Consists of both lectures  and laboratory sessions. Lectures focus primarily on veterinary medical ethical issues related to animal use, animal welfare, genetics counseling, and clinical day-to-day ethics. In addition, an introduction to nutrition is provided via lectures on energetics, vitamins and minerals, pet food lavels, feeds, and feeding practices. The laboratory reviews basic equine and bovine husbandry skills and the small animal physical examination.

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