Veterinary Science: The Care of Animals

  • Name:

    Veterinary Science: The Care of Animals (SCIE245)

  • Department:

    Science

  • Credits:

    0.5 (semester course)

  • Suggested Prerequisites:

    None

Veterinary Science: The Care of Animals

Description:

As animals play an important role in our lives, scientists have sought to learn more about their health and well-being. Taking a look at the animals that live in our homes as pets, on our farms as livestock, and those that reside in zoos and wildlife sanctuaries, this course will examine some of the common diseases and treatments for animals.

FROM THE TEACHER

Do you have a love for animals? Do you have pets? If so, do you ever worry about their health or want to know how to spot problems with them?

Taking a look at the animals that live in our homes as pets, on our farms as livestock, and those that reside in zoos and wildlife sanctuaries, this course will examine some of the common diseases and treatments for animals.

Since animals play an important role in our lives, scientists have sought to learn more about their health and well-being. Upon completion of this course, you will be well equipped to better care for your pet.

If there are books and materials for this course, they can be purchased from our Online Bookstore.

Student Feedback

I loved the class just the way it was.

It was a great class!

This class was my favorite to take. The textbook and assignments corresponded well, so there was no confusion. The discussion questions were original, fun and thought-provoking. A great class for anyone who loves animals. It helped me decide if I wanted to pursue veterinary science as a career.

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