Careers in Agriculture. Veterinarian. By: Dr. Frank Flanders and Jennie Simpson Georgia Agricultural Education Curriculum Office Georgia Department of Education June 2005. START. What Is a Veterinarian?. Veterinarians are doctors who care for animals.
By: Dr. Frank Flanders and Jennie Simpson
Georgia Agricultural Education Curriculum Office
Georgia Department of Education
Source: Cornelia Veterinary Hospital, Baldwin, GA
*These are some common duties of the profession. This list is not all inclusive, and duties can vary greatly within the profession.
Zoonotic Disease- an animal disease that can be transmitted to humans.
Ex. Ringworm-a fungus that can be found on the skin of animals. This fungus can be transmitted to humans if they touch it!
Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges
1101 Vermont Ave. NW Suite 301 Washington, DC 20005
University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine
American Veterinary Medical Association
1931 North Meacham Road, Suite 100 Schaumburg, Illinois 60173-4360
American Animal Hospital Association
P.O. Box 150899 Denver, Colorado 80215-0899