VTHT 2217 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at CVC
Exotic Animal Clinical Management
This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite: (Recommended) Students must have completed VTHT 1301 or VTHT 1401, and VTHT 2201 with a minimum grade of "C". (Recommended) Students must have completed VTHT 1301 and VTHT 2201 with a minimum grade of "C".
Course Description: Survey of feeding, common management practices, and care of exotic animals in a clinical or zoological setting. Review of common diseases of exotic animals encountered in the practice of veterinary medicine. The student will implement appropriate sanitation and disease prevention techniques; utilize appropriate medication procedures; apply knowledge of nutrition, reproduction, and behavior of exotic animals in a clinical setting; and recognize common disease pathophysiology. (2 Lec., 1 Lab.)
This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on April 2, 2018. (Original) | (Current)