This completely updated textbook introduces students to the fundamentals of large animal medicine and nursing. Coverage of large animal production breeds, including equine, bovine, caprine, ovine, camelid, porcine, and poultry aligns with the curriculum outlined by the AVMA. Detailed, user-friendly text and full-color images aid students with identifying and classifying breeds.
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Jennifer Serling has been a Certified Veterinary Technician since 1992 with a vast array of experience in both large and small animal medicine. She has a bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Science from the University of Arizona and an associate degree from Penn Foster Veterinary Technology Program. Jennifer has been an educator in Veterinary Technology since 2007 and is the Veterinary Programs Director at Pima Medical Institute in Tucson, Arizona. Jennifer is an adjunct faculty member for Penn Foster, delivering weekly webinars focused on large animal nursing. Jennifer is a nationally known speaker in both veterinary technology education and large animal medicine. She authored Large Animal Medicine and Nursing for Veterinary Technicians for bluedoor, as well as chapters in other veterinary technology textbooks.