This course is designed to provide the student with a strong background in veterinary surgical nursing and assistance. Surgical interventions, as well as sterilization, disinfection, and aseptic technique are covered. Anesthesia and monitoring the surgical patient is emphasized. Specialized clinical procedures are also covered that build on techniques learned during VETN121G and the student’s Clinical Affiliation I.

Prerequisites:  Complete VETN110G, VETN112G, VETN114G, VETN121G with a C+ or better and successfully complete VETN130G, Clinical Affiliation I.

Fall semester