Material Detail

Shelter Animal Physical Health

Shelter Animal Physical Health

Trained shelter veterinarians have a broad knowledge base and skill set encompassing not just the care of the individual animal, but also the population as a whole.  Veterinarians are also trained leaders – they decide the care of patients, oversee their medical staff and operations, and advise on best policies for healthcare.  The veterinarian’s medical and leadership skills bring a unique and valuable perspective to the shelter...

Show More


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Disciplines with similar materials as Shelter Animal Physical Health


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.