Provides animal care by determining animal requirements.
Conducts examinations and diagnostic procedures.
Assists during operations.
Feeds and cares for animals.
Maintains supplies and equipment.
Determines animal requirements by conducting examinations and interviews.
Completes laboratory tests and studies and diagnostic imaging.
Takes vital signs and collects samples.
Administers medications, drugs, and vaccines.
Bandages and wraps wounds.
Performs hydrotherapy and physical and inhalation therapies.
Supports animal examinations by assembling required supplies and instruments.
Explains animal status to owners.
Prepares surgery table instruments.
Completes local/regional anesthesia.
Places catheters and obtains blood gases as needed.
Maintains sterile conditions.
Obtains and verifies medications.
Cleans animal cages and equipment
Maintains safe, secure, healthy, and humane environment by sterilizing and wrapping instruments, sanitizing operating areas, verifying shelf life of medications, and complying with legal regulations.
Enhances service reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Veterinarian Technician Qualifications / Skills:
Knowledge of animal behavior
Love of animals
Use of medical technologies
Attention to detail
Education and Experience Requirements:
Completion of a two-year American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accredited program from a community college, college, or university
License certification varies by state
About Animal Care 24/7
Our mission at Animal Care 24/7 is to provide the highest quality medical and surgical care to our patients while providing our clients with education and assistance in all aspects of animal care and ownership, including public health awareness.
Our “Never Say No policy” for strays and wildlife exemplifies our commitment to the animal world and the communities we serve.
We strive to exceed our clients' expectations by treating owners and their pets with respect, honesty, and compassion.