WHAT DOES A VETERINARIAN DO?
A veterinary physician is a professional who practices veterinary medicine by treating diseases, disorders, and injuries to in animals.
Veterinarians must complete a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM or VMD) degree at an accredited college of veterinary medicine.
There are currently 30 colleges with accredited programs in the United States.
A veterinary medicine program generally takes 4 years to complete and includes classroom, laboratory, and clinical components.
Most applicants to veterinary school have a bachelor’s degree.
Veterinary medical colleges typically require applicants to have taken many science classes, including biology, chemistry, anatomy, physiology, zoology, microbiology, and animal science.
Many people refer to a veterinarian as a vet.
FIND FULLERTON VETERINARIAN RESOURCES
The following veterinarian resources listed on Find Fullerton may help you with your pet or pets needs: