Course #: 704
Length: 1 Trimester
Grade level: 11-12
Recommended Course: None
This course teaches basic concepts of animal health. As a part of this course, we will be exploring the veterinary practices used in the industry for both small and large animal and will have the opportunity to work with veterinarians from the Sauk Prairie area during the lab activities.
Lab activities include: animal physicals with live animals, animal restraint, developing animal feeds, calculating medication dosages, conducting routine veterinary screenings, administering injections, conducting blood draws, and a field trip to Madison College’s Veterinary Technician program.