Northwest College

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Veterinary Assistant

If you love working with animals but not the idea of spending eight years in college to get a veterinary degree, here's your answer. Learn to work in a veterinary practice, research facility or other animal-related facility, plus get plenty of real-life experience in NWC's livestock laboratory.

Potential Careers
  • Animal caretaker in a clinic, hospital, shelter, humane society, zoo or research facility
  • Bather/groomer
  • Pharmaceutical or equipment sales
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