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Contact Information:
 

Clinic Name:

Northwest Mobile Vet
Name:
Blake Miller
Address:
PO BOX 66055
City:
Portland
State:
OR   Zip:  97290
Country:
United States
Phone:
630-740-6416
Email:
info@northwestmobilevet.com

Practice Description

Species Percentages:
Sheep/Goats
40%
Camelid  
40%
Cervid
0%
Other Food Animal
7%
Companion
3%
Mixed Animal
100%
Describe veterinary services your clinic provides:
Northwest Mobile Vet is a mobile veterinary practice providing immediate and preventative care for goats, sheep, llamas, alpacas, potbelly pigs, market pigs, cattle, backyard chickens, dogs, and cats in the Willamette Valley and in and around the Portland Metro Area. www.northwestmobilevet.com

Externship Description

Stipend Available?
No             Amount: $ 0
Housing Available?
No
Preferred Duration:
2 weeks
Preferred Time of the Year
Any
Preferred Student Education Level:
Veterinary Student
Externship Description:
Students will spend the majority of the day traveling and working on various small farms in the Willamette Valley. Cases will be discussed on the way to calls. Students will gain extensive hands-on experience with goats, sheep, llamas, alpacas, potbelly pigs, market pigs, cattle, backyard chickens, dogs, and cats involving but not limited to surgery, injections, handling techniques, and physical exams. Students will become proficient in developing differential diagnoses, treatment plans, and performing and interpreting labs.
Goal of Externship:
Students will become proficient in developing differential diagnoses, treatment plans, and running and interpreting labs. After developing differential diagnoses and carrying out treatment plans, students will learn management and husbandry techniques to help prevent common small ruminant problems.
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