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Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Poster session

At the end of their week at Penn Vet, students create posters that reflect their experiences during the Summer VETS program.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Microbiology lab

Students participate in a Microbiology wet lab. They learn to use a microscope and how to prepare slides using different staining techniques.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Anatomy

Basic anatomy is a must for vet students. The Summer VETS program provides a crash course in anatomy, displaying radiographs, bones and various dissections showing different organ systems.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Pathology

Pathology staff demonstrate basic necropsy techniques and discuss the importance of such discovery work and also the allure of solving mysteries.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Marshak dairy

Students will spend a day at the New Bolton Center campus in Kennett Square. One of the day's activities will be visiting the Marshak Dairy and learning about milk production and herd care.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Lab animal handling

Staff from University Laboratory Animal Resources conduct an animal handling lab. Students will learn about lab animal care and the proper way to catch and hold mice.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Emergency room

Students will participate in rotations with our fourth-year vet students and experience veterinary medicine throughout our small animal hospital. Here, students are in the Ryan Hospital emergency room.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Working dogs

Another subject students are exposed to is that of working dogs. Dogs can be trained to provide a variety of tasks, from bomb detection to seeing-eye to police work. Here, a Delaware police force demonstrates hold and release training with one of their K-9 officers.

Summer VETS program
May 22, 2013

Physical exam lab

Students will learn the basic components of giving a physical exam to dogs.

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