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Veterinary Medicine

What is Veterinary Medicine? Related Careers
Related Skills Job & Internship Search Links
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What is Veterinary Medicine?

According to Princeton Unviersity, Veterinary Medicine is "the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of animals (especially domestic animals)."

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Active Listening Skills Decision Making Skills Observation Skills
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Career Planning Links

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Professional Association Links

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American Association of Wildlife Veterinarians

American Veterinary Medical Association

Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association

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National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association

American Association of Zoo Keepers

Miscellaneous Links

Zoo News Digest

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