National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America
American Veterinary Medical Association
American Animal Hospital Association
California Registered Veterinary Technicians Association
California Veterinary Medical Association
California Registered Veterinary Technicians Associations
Bay Area Veterinary Technicians Association
SCNAVTA Student association of NAVTA
Student Chapter National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America
Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities
American Association of Veterinary Stateboards
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Veterinary Medical Board
Veterinary Technicial National Exam
Association of Veterinary Technicians Educators
Members of the Veterinary Health Care Team
Veterinary Technologist (RVT w/4 year degree)
Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT, CVT, RVT)
Certified Veterinary Practice Manager
-The first class of AHT's (Animal Health Technicians) graduated in _____?
-The first written exam was given in _____?
-NAVTA first represented technicians in _____?
Sophia Yin's 6 Handling Skills Tips to Increase Quality of Care
Tip #1: Take a moment to assess the pet's demeanor
Tip #2: Greet the pet appropriately
Tip #3: Handle pets gently and provide an environment where they can feel safe
Tip #4: Avoid uncomfortable restraint positions
Tip #5: Provide clear guidance and control
Tip #6: Learn how to support an animal as you change its position
Localized collection of pus in part of the body, formed by tissue disintegration usually resulting from bacterial infection and surrounded by an inflamed area
A response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain, swelling, redness, and heat
Lying down. The adjective indicates which part of the body is on the ground or table. For example, laterla recumbency means the animal is lying on its side, and dorsal recumbency means the animal is lying on its back.
The examination of an animal after it has died to determine the abnormal and disease-related changes that occured during its life. The term necropsy originates from the Greek language and means "viewing the dead."
Necropsy is also known as autopsy, which is Greek for "seeing with one's own eyes."
Bright, Alert, and Responsiveness
Single/once a day
Double/twice a day
Triple/three a day
Quadruple/four a day
Subcutaneous: situated or applied under the skin
Intramuscular: administered into a muscle
Intravenous: administered into the vein
Per Oral- administered orally into the mouth
Intradermal: applied within the layers of the skin