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Veterinary Assistant Jobs

Pet Care Jobs for ABC Veterinary Assistant Training School Graduates

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Many exciting options are available to ABC Certified Veterinary Assistants

Veterinary Assistant Career Information & Working With Animals

Reward Yourself with a Fulfilling Career

How often have you thought about a career working with animals? Enrolling in the ABC Veterinary Assistant Program today can be the first step toward making that dream of an animal job a reality. The certification program offered by our veterinary assistant school will give you the skills needed to nurture and heal animals while affording you a job you can be proud of.

Begin your studies today and start saving lives with an animal career tomorrow!

Veterinary Service Jobs Projected to Rise

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for professional veterinary services will rise more than 22% by the year 2014. This represents one of the largest growth opportunities available as the pet care industry continues to explode. This demand will open the door to many possibilities for animal lovers wishing to pursue veterinary assistant jobs and other animal careers. The ABC Veterinary Assistant Program can launch you into a variety of exciting animal jobs, such as:

  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Pet Care Specialist
  • Kennel Worker
  • Doggie Daycare Operator
  • Animal Shelter Worker
  • Laboratory Assistant

Job Placement Assistance

With ABC's unique combination of in-home study and hands-on training, ABC's veterinary assistant students are educated in the field of veterinary medicine and thus prepared to begin their veterinary assistant career upon graduation. During the course of the ABC Veterinary Assistant Program each student is required to complete an extensive externship in a veterinary setting, e.g. a local animal hospital or clinic.

  • On-the-Job Training is Critical to your Success

The inclusion of a hands-on training component in ABC's Veterinary Assistant Program is critical for the learning process and extremely marketable to future employers. Extensive research of veterinarians nationwide indicates that 88% of veterinarians prefer to hire certified graduates from veterinary schools or from vocational schools like Animal Behaviour College where the curriculum included a hands-on training module in a veterinary setting.

  • Significance of Certification

Becoming an ABC Certified Veterinary Assistant will demonstrate your level of dedication and commitment to future employers. In fact, over 96% of all veterinarians surveyed stated they would prefer to employ veterinary assistants who pursued and achieved certification over those who did not. Your education and certification in this ever-changing field will prove to your employers you have the knowledge and skills necessary to support their needs.

  • Relationship Building Leads to Employment

Powerful relationships are formed between the ABC Student and the training facility during the hands-on training portion of the ABC Veterinary Assistant Program. This goes a long way in increasing the opportunity for employment for each student after graduation. What’s more, our records show that over 50% of veterinary hospitals would welcome the opportunity to hire students they have mentored once a position became available.

  • Employment Locations

With the education received in the ABC Veterinary Assistant Program, graduates have the opportunity to work at a variety of locations, such as a(n):

  • Animal Hospital
  • Animal Clinic
  • Kennel
  • Doggie Daycare
  • Grooming Facility
  • Mobile Vet Office
  • Animal Shelter
  • Laboratory

Other Animal Career Opportunities

Are you interested in learning about other animal career opportunities? Check out Animal Behaviour College’s Certified Dog Obedience Instructor Training Program at and the Certified Grooming Program.



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Animal Behavior College is a private vocational school approved by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education ( under the California Private Postsecondary Act of 2009 and Title 5. California Code of Regulations Division 7.5. Private Postsecondary Education. The Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education approval means that this institution and is operation comply with the standards established under the law for occupational instruction by private postsecondary educational institutions. Institutional approval is subject to continual review and the institution must reapply for approval every five years.
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