This position is open to only Veterinary Students in their 2nd and 3rd year of Veterinary Medicine.
TVH is a partnership of a companion animal and dairy veterinarian located in the Central Valley of California. Students can tailor their experience to working on either side of the practice or create a mixed experience. The companion animal side consists of primary dog and cat patients with a full service hospital including routine appointments and emergencies as they occur during office hours. The practice is equipped with a surgery suite and dental equipment, digital radiography (including digital dental radiography), laser therapy, and large technical and support staff. Students can expect to practice their technical skills, including venipuncture, IV catheter placement, and drug calculations, as well as surgical skills including tissue handling, suture patterns, knots, and aseptic technique. The dairy side consists of pregnancy checks, consulting for dairy farmers, and vaccination/ear-tagging of calves for Brucellosis.
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We strongly encourage any applicant to the internship program to spend at least two weeks visiting the hospital.