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Animal Health Technology

Attain skills required to perform a wide variety of veterinary medical procedures.

This program provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to perform a variety of veterinary medical procedures, such as:

  • Anesthesia induction and monitoring
  • Drug dosage calculations
  • Surgical and animal nursing
  • Laboratory testing
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency care
  • Routine veterinary clinic and office procedures

Animal Health Technologists play a vital role in the veterinary industry, working under the supervision of veterinary practitioners to support the veterinarian in all aspects of practice.
As part of this program, you will participate in on- or off-campus labs where you will handle animal species such as horses, cattle, swine, chickens, ferrets, rats, mice, and dogs and cats.

*This program often has a wait list of applicants. Refer to this program’s Program Dates and Fees web page to see the next available Term 1 start date (subject to change).

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