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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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Veterinary Assistant

  • Provided outstanding customer service.
  • Served as a translator for Spanish speaking clientele.
  • Thoroughly clean clinic and animal areas daily, including cages, floors, dishes, bedding, etc
  • Feed the animals, including providing special diets as needed.
  • Maintain inventory of medications, order drugs and treatment supplies.
  • Provide a healthy, safe, clean and pleasant environment and facilities for the animals and the public.
  • Answered phone calls, scheduled appointments and performed appropriate filing.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Biology And Pre-medicine
42

Veterinary Assistant

Diagnostic equipment competency

  • Articulated medical and scientific instructions in layman's term with clients
  • Responded to patient and client needs during on-call after hours
  • Trained new hires on standard procedures and practical techniques
  • Used computer system applications for recording and processing data
  • Achieved clinical application of veterinary medicine
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MS
Biomedical Science
43

Veterinary Assistant Intern, Mcclellan

Cleaned and fed over 100 captive bird species/ exotic animals

  • Cleaned outside aviaries on property
  • Medicated and triaged sick/injured animals
  • Assisted manager with intake of animals (analyzed blood samples, weight, etc.)
  • Constructed numerous bird cages for optimal care
  • Collected weights and feedings on appropriate forms
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Animal Sciences
44

Veterinary Assistant

Assistant veterinarian with surgery, appointments, and taking/processing X-rays.

  • Schedule clients' appointments for check-ups and surgery.
  • Maintain good records and update charts with correct information
  • Placing orders for needed supplies, fill medications
  • Communicate with clients (i.e. calming them down or handling good/bad news).
  • Billing and paying bills when necessary.(Microsoft Excel/Word)
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
AS
Computer Drafting & Design
AAS
Radiology Technology
45

Veterinary Assistant

Gathering and preparing patient urinalysis, ear cytologies and fecal smears

  • Assisting with surgeries and radiographs including monitoring anesthesia
  • Documenting patient medical histories
  • Drawing vaccines, administering subcutaneous fluids, nail trimming and animal restraint
  • Dispensing medications and counseling clients on appropriate prevention medications
  • Entering client information into the database
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Pre-veterinary Medicine
46

Veterinary Assistant

Checking patients in, taking vital signs and detailed history of patient

  • Assisting in surgical, dental, and x-ray procedures
  • Surgical instrument sterilization and assembling various surgical packs
  • Lab work analyzing blood, fecal, and urine samples
  • Administering vaccines, medications, and filling prescriptions
  • Proper animal restraint
  • Checking patients out, explaining discharge and after instructions care to pet owners
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Foundations Of Herbalism
AA
Associate of Arts
47

Veterinary Assistant / Receptionist

Work with veterinarians to help assess patient/client needs and establish a medical plan

  • Educate clients on maintaining a healthy lifestyle for their pets
  • Restraining pets as veterinarian does examination
  • Instructing clients how to administer medications prescribed by doctor
  • Maintain inventory on prescription foods and pharmaceuticals
  • Provide passionate care for hospitalized patients and boarding animals
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Veterinary Technology Program
48

Veterinary Assistant

Retrieved patient history, maintained medical records, maintained patient care

  • Obtained extensive knowledge about products and services related to animal care and wellness
  • Prepared patients for light anesthetic procedures, recovery of anesthetic patients
  • Daily duties to maintain cleanliness around practice
  • Restrain animals for protection of team members and doctors
  • Receiving and stocking
  • Customer relations
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Animal Science For The Workplace
49

Veterinary Assistant

Restrained animals for vaccinations, catheters, medical treatments, etc.

  • Cleaned, wrapped, and autoclaved tools for surgery and treatments
  • Help position and hold animals for x-rays
  • Gather medical history from owners and maintained medical records
  • Collected samples for diagnostic and IDEXX testing
  • Maintain clinic cleanliness
  • Answer phone and set up client appointments
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
BA
Equine Science
Veterinary Technician
50

Volunteer Veterinary Assistant

Assist Veterinary technician prep animals for surgery: restraint and prep vaccines.

  • Recover surgery patients: monitor TPR's.
  • Discharge patients, educate client on post- op information.
  • Clean and sanitize kennels, prep kennels for next patient.
  • Fill prescriptions, stock supplies, sanitize and prep surgical packs.
  • Dust, clean, organize, sweep, mop, and laundry.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Animal Science

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