VETN212 - Laboratory Animal Science

Credits: 3

This course provides students with an understanding of the principles and practices of laboratory animal science. Research methods, care and handling of laboratory animals, and legal regulations pertaining to animal welfare and research procedures are incorporated. Students also become familiar with handling, basic care, and diseases of the popular small pets including guinea pigs, rabbits, ferrets, hamsters, birds and reptiles.

Prerequisites

Veterinary Clinical Affiliation I

Required course for