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Phoenix Zoo

participate in all aspects of veterinary care at the Phoenix zoo, which
houses a collection of over 1,200 animals covering multiple taxa
including avian, reptile, amphibian, mammal, and fish.
  • Two full time clinical veterinarians (one DACZM)
  • One full time veterinary intern
Information not provided.
  • Participation in all physical exams
  • Interpretation of diagnostic testing
  • Presentation of a case or short project for the zoo staff
veterinarian is always available to the extern when they are on
grounds. Most students work ~8 hours per day and 5 days a week although
they are encouraged to come in on days off if there is a special
procedure to witness.
Only on rare occasions
The Phoenix Zoo
455 N Galvin Parkway

Phoenix, AZ 85008
Julie Swenson
Updated: 01/27/11
Phoenix, AZ
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