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Veterinary Assistants provide support to Veterinaries and Veterinary Technicians. Common duties of a Veterinary Assistant include cleaning cages, sanitizing equipment, taking X-rays, providing emergency first aid, handing instruments during procedures, administering medication, and reporting to pet owners. Based on our collection of resume samples, these employees should demonstrate love of animals, basic clinical skills, empathy, attention to details, and good communication abilities, as they may need to talk to worried pet owners. Successful resume examples for Veterinary Assistants showcase veterinarian assisting training.

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11

Veterinary Assistant

Trained, scheduled, supervised kennel

  • Prepared surgery, monitored vitals during and after surgery, sterilized equipment
  • Answered telephone calls, scheduled appointments, prepared and assisted appointments, maintained patient charts and records
  • Tracked pharmacy inventory, dispensed medication and prescriptions
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Business Communications
12

Veterinary Assistant

Conducted interviews with pet owners to obtain accurate patient histories

  • Recorded vital signs such as body temperature and weight for every patient visit
  • Maintained and continuously updated medical records into electronic data system
  • Sterilized surgical equipment to ensure quality and safety for all patients
  • Assisted in restraining pets during examination and treatment
  • Obtained blood samples for laboratory testing and ran in-house CDP/CBC blood work
  • Utilized interpersonal skills to maintain professional and friendly relationships with pet owners
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Biology
13

Receptionist, Veterinary Assistant, Dog Trainer

  • Executed a high level of customer service while getting to know clients on a more personal level
  • Educated clientele on vaccine protocols, parasitic prevention products, and surgical procedures
  • Promoted team cohesion among clinic staff
  • Acted as interim manager during staff changes
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Art History / Studio Art
14

Veterinary Assistant

Served as the first point of contact between an emergency victim's owner and the veterinarian. Determines the nature of the emergency and the location of the caller, and then communicated the events to the veterinarian

  • Perform initial medical inspections of the admitted animals, collect samples and perform laboratory tests, blood, prepared tissue samples for testing and performed urinalysis and blood counts to confirm the exact nature of emergency as instructed by the veterinarian.
  • Counsel pet owners on the required medical treatment as well as euthanasia
  • Perform catheterizations - urinary, arterial, and venous
  • Assisting in CPR and other life saving treatments
  • Equipment operating includes- electrocardiograph, radiographic
  • One of the lead trainers/mentors for new and existing employees
  • Responsible for employee scheduling
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Animal And Vet Science
15

Senior Veterinary Assistant/veterinary Services

Assisted Veterinarian at animal facility in managing care of laboratory animals.

  • Performed pathology and histology diagnosis and processing.
  • Trained other personnel in surgery according to animal facility compliance.
  • Provided post-operative treatment and care.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
16

Veterinary Assistant

  • Greeted clients and patients, answered calls, and handled billing of services
  • Assisted with care of dogs, cats, and small animals, checking their wellbeing and physical health
  • Worked on various computer software entering data from lab results, medications, exam results, and client documents
  • In-charge of setting up equipment for procedures, exams, and lab tests
  • Ran and interpreted a variety of labs using centrifuge, microscope, ultrasound machine, chemistry analyzer, ICU monitor
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Biology
17

Veterinary Assistant

Support the veterinarians in ensuring quality veterinary care for all pets.

  • Educate clients about Optimum Wellness Plans, preventive care, pet health needs, any diagnosis or treatment, hospital services and other issues.
  • Ensure the safety of pets, clients and associates by utilizing safe restraining techniques, following standard protocols, and maintaining clean, sterile and organized treatment areas, exam rooms and labs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
18

Veterinary Assistant

Responsible for holding and restraining animals during veterinary procedures.

  • Communicate with pet owners to present information and explain available services.
  • Greet clients as they enter the establishment and escort them to the examination rooms.
  • Cleaned and maintained kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
  • Filled medication prescriptions for the animals.
  • Assisted veterinarians in examining animals to determine the nature of illnesses or injuries.
  • Monitored animals recovering from surgery and notify veterinarians of any unusual changes or symptoms.
  • Provided treatment to sick or injured animals, or contact veterinarians to secure treatment.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
19

Veterinary Assistant

Gave support to veterinarian in order to ensure quality veterinary care of all patients

  • Maintained medical charts and completed preparatory procedures for veterinarians
  • Worked with hospital staff to ensure that all patients and clients are comfortable in the hospital
  • Worked in accordance with the veterinarian to ensure maximum productivity
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Business Administration
MS
Master of Science
20

Veterinary Assistant

Provided pet owners with excellent customer service and compassionate care for their pets.

  • Assisted in the completion of routine examinations, as well as surgical and dental procedures on various animal breeds, as well as assisted in the euthanasia of sick and injured animals when appropriate.
  • Assisted with informing animal owners regarding feeding, general care, medical conditions and treatment options.
  • Administered routine, post-operative and daily treatments to animals in collaboration with the veterinarian.
  • Assisted in the treatment of animals in both routine and emergency situations.
  • Conducted routine inventories of supplies and equipment.
  • Cleaned laboratory area, kennels, examination and operating rooms and animal loading and unloading facilities.
  • Filled prescriptions and ran diagnostic tests.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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