Animal Behavior

Course Number: 
VET 2080
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Veterinary (VET)
Credits 
2.00

This course is designed to give veterinary technology students grounding in the natural behaviors of the common domestic species. Included are the neural, genetic, and endocrine bases for these behaviors. In addition, many aspects of clinical behavioral medicine also are covered. Included are patient history-taking; reviews of common behavioral problems of dogs and cats; patient evaluation; behavior modification; and drug therapy.

2 hours of lecture per week

Prerequisites

Sophomore standing in VET program or instructor permission