small animal Elective

If you are interested, during your 4th year off-site elective experience, we provide a list of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine's previously approved locations.

If you choose not to work at any of the pre-approved sites, please find your own elective location and submit a request for approval through The College of Veterinary Medicine.

Columbus, OH

Type of Experience: Small animal veterinary hospital Description Expe

Williamsburg, VA

Type of Experience: Small animal/ Exotic veterinary clinic, with predominantly canine and feline cases, but a good variety of avian and reptile cases. Also, rehabilitation center with underwater treadmill and ongoing rehab cases and evaluation.

Manchester, NH

Description Small animal hospital duties, including digital radiology and digital utlrasound. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Matthew F. Lewis, DVM Janet E. Mack, VMD, RDMS Educational Resources None on record Responsibilities None on record Student Supervision None on record Housing None on record

Cincinnati, OH

Description We have a 24 hour veterinary hospital, during the day operate as a traditional hospital seeing routine cases(vaccines, etc...)then transition in the evening and weekends to an emergency hospital. Our facility has an in-house lab with Med Tech, 500 mA x-ray machine, ultrasound, endoscopy, complete dental suite, excellent surgical equipment, etc. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available We have 8 DVM's on staff + a Board Certified Veterinary Dentist is here 2 days/week.

Columbus, OH

Description Details Small Animal Medicine Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Dr. M. Minshawi Educational Resources Books available on-site Internet Access Responsibilities Observing and assisting in every aspect of the clinic Student Supervision 40 hours per week Housing N/A Practice Information Grandview Veterinary Clinic

Butler, KY

Description  Details Small animal mostly canine/feline - observe and assist in-out patient, exams, medicine cases, wellness visits, surgery-soft tissue & orthopedic, trauma. Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available 7 practicing veterinarians

Granville, OH

Type of Experience: We have a rather busy 3 doctor general practice that offers a varitey of services to our clients. We aim to be the best in providing the standard of care that a pet owner/client should expect from a general practitioner.

Greenville, OH

Description How to diagnose, treat, and refer small animal patients in a solo, economically depressed rural practice. Visit to K-9 police dog drug and bomb training facility to teach basic K-9 first aid to the officers. Equipment: Tono-pen, Abayis, Vetscan, Hemavet 2, Med Rx videoscope, Radiology, and Vetspec EKG. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available A solo practice, specialist used on referral and consult basis

Clearwater, FL

Description Details Entire spectrum of Small Animal/Companion Animal medicine in typical progressive, 3 doctor AAHA certified hospital Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Advanced training through CE labs Ophthalmology Dentistry Ultrasound Dr. Scot Trefz, DVM (Clinical Supervisor of elective) Educational Resources Journals/Periodicals Computer/Internet Daily rounds Case reviews N.A.V.C.

Naples, FL

Description Surgery rooms X-ray K-laser Client & patient workup Casework Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Dr. Ball is certified in acupuncture Educational Resources Journals Books Computer VIN Responsibilities Team player Assist in surgery Assist in rooms Assist in case workup Student Supervision 8 hrs.

Port Matilda, PA

Type of Experience: Small animal practice in central PA.

Trenton NJ

Type of Experience: Offering experience in all facets of general practice skills. Initial greeting of clients and patients, physical exam, history taking and recording. Evaluation of findings and implantation of care with supervision of the mentor.

Coos Bay, OR

Description Experience: Small Animal - General practice: Small Animal Medicine and Surgery - General Practice - Primarily Dog & Cat - Few Exotics Institutional Resources: None of the Veterinarians at our practice are boarded in any field - closest specialty hospital is two ho

N. Ridgeville, OH

Description 2-4 week externship in which the participant will be exposed to, and asked to participate in, private small animal practice with a solo practitioner. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available N/A

Port Clinton, OH

Type of Experience: Clinical orientation in small animal general practice

Phillipsburg, NJ

Type of Experience: Small animal general practice and emergency Description of Experience: Small animal general practice and emergency service with 24 hour care. Four doctors on staff. Institutional Resources: Information not provided Educational Resources available: Books, journals, VIN Responsibilities expected of participating students: Shadowing, asking questions, participating in medical based concepts with staff Student Supervision: 12 hours/day, 5-7 days/week

Harrod, OH

Description Experience: Small Animal Practice. Some Equine. Assist in all aspects of practice. Initial meetings with clients, identification of presenting problems, Hx taking and examination. On site ancillary lab work and radiology. Discuss with client Dx and Rx. Follow ups to therapy.

Lewis Center, OH

Type of Experience: Small animal general practice.

Powell, OH

Description Details Healthy Pets of Wedgewood is part of a corporation of 4 practices all of which are AAHA accredited. These practices focus on providing the Columbus area with quality medical care and customer satisfaction. This facility includes a complete in-house lab, radiographs, ultrasound, endoscopy, dental procedures, 24 hour hospitalization, 24 hour emergency service, and a CO2 laser.

Centrl Square, NY

Type of Experience: Rural small animal medicine and surgery; primarily dogs and cats; some rodents, rabbits and ferrets; Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (acupuncture, Chinese Herbals, Tui Na massage therapy).

Richmond Heights, OH

Description Details To allow the student to experience the ins and outs of a quality general small animal practice Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Dr. Margaret L.

Mt. Vernon, OH

Description We have a state of the art modern hospital offering boarding, grooming, house calls, emergency on call, as well as surgery and medicine. We are busy having over 15,000 transaction for 2 doctors this year. W are an excellent example of progressive general practice. Our lab includes Abaxis Vet Scan/HMT, diff counts cytology - FNA and impressions, Idexx test kits; Giardia, fecal centrifuge, fluid analysis, in-house U/A, Radiology - Innovet 300mA dental x-ray, ultrasound/ telemedicine, tonopen, etc.

Ebensburg, PA

Type of Experience: Small animal private practice Description Experie

Hollywood, FL

Description Experience: Externs take part in all medical and surgical rotations available at the hospital.

Scottsdale, AZ

Description Our main focus is on small animal medicine and surgery. We also do exotic medicine and surgery and emergency medicine and surgery.

Guaynabo, Puerto Rico

Description Details The student will be exposed to all aspects of general practice with strong emphasis on preventive medicine and dermatology. Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Access to a board certified surgeon in a near by practice if so desired by student. Dr.

Beacon, NY

Type of Experience: Small Animal medicine and surgery with both Board certified specialists (full time: surgery and internal medicine, part time: dermatology, cardiology and oncology) and 6 doctor general practice group.

Asheville, NC

Type of Experience: High-volume, high-quality spay/neuter clinic training, incorporating surgical practice.

North Mobile, AL

Description Participation in all aspects of general practice. We are a full service AAHA practice with 2 locations. There are 2 full time and one part time veterinarians practicing at our main location. One full time associate practices at our second location, Great Oaks.

Natick, MA

Type of Experience: Small Animal Description Experience:

St. Augustine, FL

Type of Experience: Jackson Veterinary Practice, PA is a full service, small animal day practice.

Louisville, KY

Description Assisting and observing within the surgical and internal medicine service. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Consultation available with internal medicine, surgical, and radiology specialists in the surrounding area. Educational Resources Library of veterinary textbook published and medical journals.

St. Clairsville, OH

Description Very busy small animal practice; large volume of spays/neuters through work with local SPCA. Student can gain surgical experience on these animals. Radiographs, chem/CBC done in hospital. Details Associated Veterinarians and special expertise available Solo practice with no special expertise or postgraduate training. I work closely with a local vet that is very active in orthopedic surgery. Student would be welcome to assist him.

Tilton, NH

Type of Experience: Small Animal Medicine & Surgery Externship De

Latrobe, PA

Description Directly assist staff veterinarians and perform duties at primarily small animal practice including medicine, surgery, digital radiography, in house laboratory procedures and ultrasonography. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available 3 staff licensed veterinarians in general practice greater that 50 years combined experienced.

West Chester, OH

Description General practice with dogs, cats and exotics. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Lorrie Meyer, DVM Mary Carter, DVM Educational Resources VIN Books Rounds (radiology) Responsibilities Assist veterinarian in appointments, treatments Animal care, treatments Student Supervision 40 hrs/week. Housing No

Landisville, PA

Type of Experience: Landisville Animal Hospital is a busy 3 and 1/2 Doctor small animal hospital.

Latrobe, PA

Type of Experience: Small Animal Hospital Description Experience:

Williamsport, PA

Description Experience: General Equine and Small Animal practice with a large emphasis on dentistry. <

West Hollywood, CA

Type of Experience: Small Animal General Practice with a board certified internist full time and a board certified surgeon 2 days a week. We are located in West Hollywood, CA.

LaVale, MD

Description Experience: Small animal medicine and surgery at AAHA-acredited practice. Observing and assisting with examinations, specimen collection, laboratory evaluation, surgery and other aspects of small animal practice. Institutional Resources: 6 doctors with combined 80+ years of experience Educational Resources: Full library of journals and many many textbooks

Lebanon, OH

Type of Experience:   Small Animal  Practice Name:  Lebanon Small Animal Clinic Description Experience:    A clinic focusing on primarily companion animal, dogs and cats, with some exotic experience available.  Experience available in ultrasound, radiology, surgery, dentistry   and medicine including preventative care.  It is also expected  that assistance with proper restraint technique be demonstrated

Danville, PA

Description This is an opportunity to experience all aspects of small animal veterinary medicine in general practice. Digital radiography, ultrasound, in-house blood testingas well as routine and major surgeries are completed at the hospital. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Training in small and large animal veterinary medicine. Postgraduate training in mastitis research in dairy cattle. Educational Resources All journals and computer data available for those interested.

Lewisburg, PA

Description Experience: Student will be observing all aspects of the veterinary practice including surgery appointments, laboratory procedures, radiology, office exams, hospilized cases, etc..

Hamilton, OH

Type of Experience: Companion animal practice; dogs & cats Descri

Los Gatos, CA

Description Experience: Senior Veterinary Externship. California law allows Senior Veterinary Students from Accredited Universities to participate and perform the Duties of a Registered Veterinary Technician.

Stahlstown, PA

Description Experience: General small animal medicine and surgery with strong emphasis on preventive and proactive care.

Lancaster, PA

Type of Experience: Small/Companion Animal general practice including some exotics.

Marysville, OH

Type of Experience: Small animal general practice Description Experie

Mason, OH

Type of Experience: Small animal hospital - dogs, cats, rabbits & pocket pets.