vet experience

  1. L

    Working Interview??? Help!!

    I have a working interview as a veterinary assistant in surgical unit at my local humane society this week and the veterinarian wanted to bring me in for a working interview since I was a recent graduate that majored in Animal/Veterinary science in undergrad that’s taking a gap year to increase...
  2. L

    Gap Year Advice???

    Hi, everybody! I’m currently an College Senior that will graduate next May and I am nearing a decision that I won’t be able to apply for Vet school this cycle due to a low Cumulative GPA and Veterinary Experience so I’m looking for advice that if anyone took a gap year after undergraduate. -...
  3. hachandl

    Question about what counts as experience?

    Hi guys! I hope I am posting this in an appropriate place! I'm going to be applying to veterinary school this cycle and had a question about what counts as experience. I've gathered that most anything involving live animals (other than just owning pets, except if you are giving medical...
  4. J

    Melbourne Aquarium Program for Pre Vet Experience?

    I’m a first-year university student, studying for a zoology major, and am aiming for vet school down the line. I’d love to work (eventually) at a zoo or with exotics- I’ve always been really fascinated by marine life, and so my ideal job would most likely be an aquatic veterinarian. Pretty niche...
  5. jtom

    What are my chances?

    Hey guys I was wondering if you could give me any advice on how to improve my application for this cycle. I am a non traditional student and had to take a few pre-reqs to be considered last year. I applied last year and got interviewed and waitlisted at tennessee and also waitlisted at UF...
  6. C

    VET school worth it ?

    I appreciate all the feedback and input, Thank you. My question has been answered.
  7. S

    Having a hard time adjusting at my new job

    I recently got hired at a small animal vet clinic. This is my first job in the field and I was so excited to get out of the restaurant industry and get my foot in the door as a pre-vet student. I’m starting off as a receptionist until a vet tech position opens in a few months at my all-female...
  8. J

    Graduated March 2016 with a low gpa. Trying to figure out what steps to take next.

    Hello everyone, I have a extremely low undergrad GPA with a Biology BS degree. I was going through some severe mental issues that had not be diagnosed until after I graduated. I have taken steps to have a healthier mind and would like to go to veterinary school now. I've researched on google...
  9. H

    Veterinary Shadowing Help

    Hello, I was wondering if anyone could read my cover letter for shadowing a veterinarian. I'm planning on handing this out at clinics around my area. Thanks ! :) Dear Dr. XXXXXXXXX: My name is XXXXXXXX and I recently completed my third-year at the XXXXXXX. I am very interested in pursuing...
  10. awkequestrian

    Freshman Working in a Vet Clinic

    Hi Everyone! I'm kind of new to posting in these forums, so I'm sorry if this question has been discussed before. I'm currently about to complete my first year of undergrad as a pre vet major, and I'm trying to get as much experience as I can before vet school. I have this amazing opportunity...