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Like human doctors, veterinarians often have specialties or areas of expertise. If an animal has a serious injury or needs a tricky operation, a veterinarian surgeon is called upon. To qualify for this position, students need to engage in extra training after they graduate from veterinary school. They ...
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MEDIAN: $80,996
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A veterinary technologist/technician's main task is to assist a veterinarian in the diagnosis and preparation of an animal for treatment. He or she must be able to conduct tests such as X-rays, blood work, dental scans, and medical injections. While a veterinary technologist/technician does not diagnose ...
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A veterinary assistant or laboratory animal caretaker works to process animals from initial reception, through exams and procedures, and to discharge. It is also his or her job to maintain medical inventory, stocks, and supplies, as well as clean animal rooms, cages, and kennels as needed. The veterinary ...
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MEDIAN: $27,202
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The main task of a veterinarian is to examine animals to detect and determine their health status as well as diagnose any injuries or illnesses they may be afflicted with. A veterinarian must then be capable of providing treatment, advice, and/or prescriptions to treat whatever may be ailing the sick ...
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MEDIAN: $71,766
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Veterinarian - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , salaries: $68,664 - $114,984
Veterinarian - VCA Antech , salaries: $60,000 - $122,449
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A veterinary nurse works with veterinarians to ensure that clients' pets are properly cared for and have their health needs met. The veterinary nurse must be friendly and comfortable with animals, able to work well with both clients and their pets; clients may be upset in emergency scenarios, so the ...
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A certified veterinarian technician assists in the caring for animal patients. They have a wide range of duties, from keeping medical records to giving shots and medication, and generally work with veterinarians [and occasionally scientists] similarly to how nurses work with doctors. They generally work ...
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Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $12.70 - $14.55
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) - VCA Animal Hospital , hourly rate: $11.38 - $20.50
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The primary job of a registered veterinarian technician, (commonly known as vet techs) is to provide comfort and care to sick or injured animals. A vet tech works under a veterinarian, assisting them with day-to-day work. These technicians work in a variety of settings, such as private practices, 24-hour ...
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Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $9.86 - $19.87
Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) - VCA Animal Hospital , hourly rate: $13.75 - $19.00
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Licensed veterinary technicians work under the supervision of veterinarians, just as a dental technician might work under a dentist. They may work for a variety of employers, including veterinarians' offices, pet hospitals, zoos, and animal shelters. They may also work in laboratories dealing with X-rays, ...
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Licensed Veterinary Technician - VCA Animal Hospital , hourly rate: $14.03 - $15.89
Licensed Veterinary Technician - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $14.09 - $16.43
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A veterinary technician is responsible for charting medical data such as the animal's weight, eating habits, symptoms, or any other concerns the owner may have. The information taken by the technician is given to the veterinarian to help them effectively make a diagnosis. The veterinarian technician ...
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MEDIAN: $31,039
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Veterinary Technician - Banfield, The Pet Hospital , hourly rate: $10.53 - $15.12
Veterinary Technician - VCA Animal Hospital , hourly rate: $10.29 - $16.37
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