AGHE 60 Medical Nursing and Animal Care
4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54 Lab: 54
Prerequisite: AGHE 86 and AGHE 64 and Formal admittance to the Registered Veterinary Technology program
Corequisite: AGHE 62A (may have been taken previously)
Animal examination for health and disease conditions in the animal hospital, including sanitation, administration of medicine, emergency treatment, therapeutic techniques, dental prophylaxis, venipuncture, electrocardiology, and application of casts, splints, and other appliances. Includes diseases both infectious and zoonotic, their causes and effects, and immunology of animals. Formal admittance to the Registered Veterinary Technology program required.