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Veterinary Technology Resources: Educational Resources

Educational Resources


LAGCC Veterinary Technology Books 2021-2022
Note: Ask for these books by title at Circulation Desk.
Course Book Title Ed. ISBN Author Year
SCV 101 Learning Veterinary Terminology 2nd 9780323013291 McBride 2002
  or Veterinary Medical Terminology 1st 978-1118527481 Taibo 2014
SCV 151 Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff 2nd 9780813819938 Miller 2013
SCV 210/211 Anesthesia and Analgesia for Veterinary Technicians and 5th 9780323249713 Thomas and Lerche 2017
  McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses 10th 9780323722001 Bassert J. 2022
SCV 211 Small Animal Dental Procedures for Veterinary Techicians and Nurses 1st 978-0813820750 Perrone 2012
SCV 212 Lavin's Radiography for Veterinary Technicians 7th 9780323763707 Brown and Brown 2021
SCV 213 Laboratory Procedures for Veterinary Technicians 7th 9780323595384 Sirois 2020
SCV 214 Large Animal Clinical Procedures for Veterinary Technicians 4th 9780323569040 Holtgrew-Bohling 2020
SCV 220 No text N/A N/A N/A N/A
SCV 247 No text N/A N/A N/A N/A
SCV 262 Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Veterinary Technicians 4th 978-323086790 Bill 2017


Note: Print periodicals are shelved on the mezzanine level of the Library.


Title Holdings    
Dog world: the complete all-breed magazine v.88 (2003) - v.97 (2012)
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association v.226 (2005) - v.253 (2018)
Kirk’s current veterinary therapy. Small animal practice 2000
Lab animal v.10 (1981:Sep) - v.37 (2008:Jun)
The NAVTA journal (2002:Winter) -(2008:Fall)
Veterinary forum Gift subscription from Vet. Tech.
Veterinary medical school admission requirements in the United States and Canada 1987
Veterinary practice news v.19 (2007) - v.30 (2018)
Veterinary technician (2005) - (2009)

LaGuardia Community College. Veterinary Technology Program Handbook, 2018

Veterinary Partner
This site is part of the Veterinary Information Network (VIN) and provides client educational resources for many companion animal and livestock diseases.

Companion Animal Parasite Council
This site contains helpful information regarding common parasites observed in patients of veterinary medicine.

VetGirl is a highly educational site founded by two veterinary emergency and critical care specialists. They provide continuing education opportunities, helpful tips, and videos for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Clinical Epidemiology & Evidence-Based Medicine Glossary. Washington State University, School of Veterinary Medicine.
Online dictionary/glossary to veterinary medical terminology.

Veterinary Education in Video
Videos covering issues and procedures that would occur in a veterinary practice.

Today's Veterinary Nurse

An "official journal of the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC), Today’s Veterinary Nurse ... [contains] practical peer-reviewed, state-of-the-art companion animal nursing and technical educational" resources.

United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Veterinary Medicine Online Library

Contains newsletters, lists of abbreviations, medications approved for veterinary use, and other links useful for Veterinary Technology studies and life sciences and environmental studies.


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