Veterinary Science CPU

Introduction

The senior-level DEPCO Enterprises, LLC Veterinary Science CPU explores careers available in the veterinary field.  Students discover a wide range of skills and procedures from basic animal care and first aid to surgical procedures, suturing, and CPR.

In the Veterinary Science CPU, students perform canine CPR on a medium sized dog.By utilizing realistic trainers and manikins, students will practice and explore many of the common skills used in the veterinary environment.

These models provide hands-on experience in veterinary skills such as restraining for venipuncture, venipuncture, and muzzling.

Featured Careers

  • Veterinarian
  • Animal health technician

Skill Development

Health Science Skills

  • Exploration of the anatomy and physiology of common animal species
  • Veterinary asepsis
  • Virtual dissection of a cat and pig for exploration and comparison of mammalian anatomy
  • Canine CPR
  • Gauze muzzling techniques for both catsand dogs
  • Canine cephalic venipuncture and feline jugular venipuncture restraint methods
  • Proper venipuncture technique
  • Suturing and wound closure
  • Preventative medicine & basic care
  • Surgical instruments

Academic Skills

Students examine various careers related to the veterinary science field.
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Safety practices

What's Included

  • DEPCO PharVeterinary Science Student and Instructor Workbooks and Installation CD
  • CatWorks CD
  • Canine Jaw Model
  • Canine Toothbrush and Toothpaste
  • Pet Emergency/First Aid DVDs
  • Dog Leg Venipuncture Kit
  • Surgical Scrub Kit
  • Surgical Gown and Gloves
  • Gauze
  • Stuffed Dog
  • Suture Kit
  • Miscellaneous Materials and Consumables
  • DEPCO Studio Media Player

Ordering Information

Veterinary Science - HS2041
CPU Objectives