Veterinary nursing is the supportive care of animals receiving treatment within a veterinary practice. A veterinary nurse works as a member of the veterinary team, providing expert nursing care for sick animals. Veterinary nurses also play a significant role in educating owners on maintaining the health of their pets. They carry out technical work and are skilled in undertaking a range of diagnostic tests, medical treatments and minor surgical procedures, under veterinary direction. Veterinary nurses help veterinary surgeons (vets) by providing nursing care for sick, injured and hospitalised animals. They also play an important role in educating owners on good standards of animal care and welfare. A veterinary nurse needs to be calm and confident when handling animals.
Related Journals of Veterinary Nurse
Journal of Veterinary Science & Technology, Journal of Perioperative & Critical Intensive Care Nursing, Journal of Community & Public Health Nursing, Research & Reviews: Journal of Nursing and Health Sciences, Advanced Practices in Nursing, Nurse Educator, Western Journal of Nursing Research, Journal of Nursing Administration, Nursing Research, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Nurse-midwifery, Clinical Effectiveness in Nursing