Dec 06, 2023  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2022-2023 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

VET 205: Veterinary Hematology Laboratory

2 Cr
Quarters: F
This clinical laboratory course focuses on veterinary hematology. It provides students opportunities to operate an automated hematology analyzer, practice common manual hematologic assays, evaluate blood cell morphology and identify blood parasites. Coagulation and pre-transfusion tests are performed. Students also practice collecting blood and placing intravenous catheters (IVC) in dogs and cats. Class must be taken concurrently with VET 204 , VET 224 , and VET 225 .
Prerequisite: Completion of VET 130 , VET 131 , VET 160 , and VET 161  all with a grade of C- or better or permission of instructor.