What is a veterinary tech?

Answer Veterinary technicians are responsible for the care and treatment of animals. They assist veterinarians and are not licensed to diagnosis patients or prescribe medications, although they must be li... Read More »

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How to Become a Veterinary Tech Online?

A veterinary technician provides support to veterinarians by performing clinical procedures. They are educated in the nursing care of animals. They learn normal and abnormal vital signs and anatomy... Read More »

How much does a veterinary tech make a year?

According to PayScale, the salaries of veterinary technologists depend on their experience. Those with 1 to 4 years average $21,325 to $32,812 per year as of April 2010. Those with 5 to 9 years ea... Read More »

Veterinary Assistant Vs. Veterinary Health Technician?

Many people use the terms veterinary technician and veterinary assistant interchangeably, but they are not the same. It is similar to comparing a registered nurse to a nursing assistant. Vet techs ... Read More »

What is the difference between a veterinary assistant and a veterinary technician?

Both veterinary assistants and vet technicians work in animal hospitals or veterinary research facilities. While their tasks may overlap, the vet tech is able to perform more-complex medical tasks ... Read More »