Animal Health Care
Speciality: Animal Health Technician (Technologist)
Veterinary and animal health technologists and technicians provide technical support to veterinarians by caring for animals and assisting in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health disorders.
Completion of a two- or three-year animal health/veterinary technology college program is required. Successful completion of the Veterinary Technologist National Examination (VTNE) may be required in some employment settings. Registration with provincial animal health technologists' or veterinary technicians'/technologists' associations is available, but voluntary in all provinces.