ABSTRACT

158This lab introduces the student to basic collection and staining techniques that are commonly performed within clinical veterinary practice. The lab addresses the following Veterinary Technician Student Essential and Recommended Skills as set forth by the AVMA-CVTEA in Appendix 1 – Section 6: Laboratory Procedures:

Assist in collection, preparation and evaluation of transudates, exudates and cytological specimens

Assist in collection, preparation and evaluation of ear cytology

Assist in collection, preparation and evaluation of canine vaginal smears