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LBCC’s Veterinary Assistant program is an accelerated short-term training designed to provide students with the education and experience necessary for work in the veterinary field. Using a comprehensive approach that integrates labwork and clinical experience with classroom learning, this program trains students in common medical and surgical techniques, knowledge of animal diseases, and basic animal

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There are a lot of ways to kill and be killed in the animal kingdom, but only a lucky few use the powers of venom. This toxic tribe includes species of snakes, spiders, scorpions, snails, jellyfish, bees, and even a few weirdo mammals. Clearly, not all of these animals are closely related, so how did

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A Boy Ate 150 Gummy Vitamins For Breakfast. This Is What Happened To His Bones. TJ is a 14 year old boy, presenting to the emergency room with muscle weakness, stomach pain, and a broken arm. Sitting in triage as he was deemed low priority by hospital staff, he begins to lose consciousness, before slipping

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The internet is a great place to get tons of information. And rumors.>>Meg: And pictures of cats!>>Stephen: And emails! I wish that Nigerian prince would write me back. And scams.>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame brought to you by Natural Value treats from Loving Pets.>>VO: And now, your host, the vet who just wants

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the two greatest threats facing humanity according to the United Nations are climate change and emerging infectious disease particularly pandemic influenza the current focus of pandemic discussions and debate understandably centers on what we in the public health community refer to as secondary prevention mediating the impact of the next pandemic an intervention analogous to

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This is Apollo he’s 22-years-old which is like being over 120 in cat years. He’s one of the last remaining cats from the fur farm rescues that we did in the ’90s. Yesterday, his keeper said that he wasn’t acting his normal self when it was time to get his blood sicle treats. He was

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[music] This week! We’re talking about the mind of a cat. It’s a fascinating place.>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame>>VO: brought to you by SuperCat! [music]>>VO: And now,>>VO: the vet with his mind on his cat>>VO: and his cat on his mind,>>VO: Dr. Andy Roark! So what’s going on inside the mind of your

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>>Meg: The first question is, how cold is too cold for my dog to be outside? Okay. There’s no stock, standard, really good answer for this question. There’s just a huge difference between dogs. Big dogs do much better than little dogs. Long, thick haircoats obviously do better than dogs with really short little haircoats.

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It’s time to save your pet’s life! In this episode we’ll be talking about the top signs of breathing and digestion emergencies.>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame is brought to you by Kinn Kleanbowl. [Music]>>VO: And now, your host, the vet who knows>>VO: a thing or two about bloating>>VO: Dr. Andy Roark! [Music] How

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[music] It’s time to save your pet’s life! Today we’ll dive into the top five signs of emergencies associated with cuts, bites stings, staggering, and seizures>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame>>VO: is brought to you by Kinn Kleanbowl [music]>>VO: And now, the vet who looks like>>VO: he’s experiencing facial swelling,>>VO: Dr. Andy Roark! Sometimes

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