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Pericarditis
inflammation of the sac around the heart
Schedule 1 Drugs
greatest potential for being abused/addictive
Hematuria
finding of blood in urine
Parvo Virus
common cause of viral enteritis in canines
Vitamin C
guinea pigs can't synthesize it
Cystocentesis
sterile collection of urine
Antibiotic
prescribed with a bacterial infection
Grit
dietary component needed by birds to help with digestion
Farrowing
when pigs have babies
Skin
primary defense against disease causing organisms
Coxofemoral Joint
hip dysplasia is the developmental problem
Scrubs
shoudl be worn by everyone in the surgery room
Humerus
the long bone between the scapula and radius
Rabies
caused by a virus
Water
is the most important nutrient for survival
LIver
most involved in excretion of drugs
Flotation Test
look for internal parasites in feces
Veterinarian
prescribes medication
Sterilization
destruction of all organisms on an object
Dystocia
difficult birth
Ligaments
connects bone to bone
Rehabilitation
increased mobility is a benefit of
SQ Medication
subcutaneous injection
Cystitis
inflammation of the urinary bladder
Inhalation Anesethesia
anesthesia that requires oxygen
4
amount of compartments in a ruminant stomach
Free Choice Diet
food is available at all times
Vessel Constriction
vessel decreases in diameter
Cryptorchidism
one or both testes fail to descend into scrotum
Ovariohysterectomy
removal of ovaries and uterus
Abomasum
compartment of ruminant stomach that is called the true stomach
Animal Restraint
chemical, psychological, physical are types of
Blue Mucous Membranes
means oxygen levels in blood have fallen
Tachycardia
heart rate that is faster than normal
Carotid Arteries
supplies blood to head
Adduction
body part is moved closer to the body
Blood Cells
bone marrow produces
Tendon
connects muscles to bones
Salmonellosis
diarrhea is the most common sign of this
Complete Blood Cell Count
RBC count
RBC size
amount of hemoglobin
number of platelets
WBC count
breakdown of cells present
Signalment
identifying information for every vet patient
Kennel Cough Vaccination
this is needed before being admitted to a boarding kennel
Cardiovascular System
heart and blood vessels make up the
Zoonotic Diseases
shared between animals and humans
S.O.A.P
Subjective
Objective
Assessment
Plan
Red Blood Cells
they transport oxygen throughout the body
Orchiectomy
neutering a male animal
Ambu Bag
Anesthetic Machines
Animal Clippers
Autoclave
Autoclave Tape Indicator
Backhaus Towel Clamps
Balling Gun
Bands (castration/docking)
Elasticon
Roll Gauze
Vet Wrap
Basket Muzzle
Betadine
Suffolk
Hinny
Alpine
Nubian
Boer
Lamancha
Oberhasli
Pygmy
Saanen
Toggenburg
Cheviot
Columbia
Dorset
Hampshire
Jacob
Merino
Montendale
Rambouillet
Southdown
Bearded Dragon
Cornish Chicken
Leghorns Chicken
Rhode Island Red Chicken
Plymouth Rock Chicken
Duck
Goose
Quail
Turkey
Potbellied Pig
Ayrshire
Brown Swiss
Guernsey
Holstein
Jersey
Angus
Brahman
Charolais
Hereford
Simmental
Shorthorn
American Landrace
Berkshire
Chester White
Duroc
Hampshire
Yorkshire
Appaloosa
Arabian
Belgian
Clydesdale
Haflinger
Miniature
Morgan
Paint
Paso Fino
Percheron
Quarter Horse
Saddlebred
Standardbred
Tennessee Walking Horse
Thoroughbred
Donkey
Mule
Mini Rex
Satin
Cockatiel
Cockatoo
Love Bird
Parakeet
African Gray Parrot
Canary
Macaw
Mynah
Rainbow Lorikeet
Society FInch
Sun Conure
Zebra FInch
Chinchilla
Degus
Ferret
Gerbil
Guinea Pig
Hamster
Hedgehog
Sugar Glider
Chameleon
Gecko
Iguana
Lizard
Yorkshire Terrier (toy)
Afghan (hound)
American Foxhound (hound)
Basenji (hound)
Basset (hound)
Beagle (hound)
Black and Tan Coonhound (hound)
Bloodhound (hound)
Dachshund (hound)
English Foxhound (hound)
Greyhound (hound)
Whippet (hound)
Abyssinian
American Shorthair
Burmese
Cornish Rex
Devon Rex
Exotic
Maine Coon
Manx
Persian
Ragdoll
Russian Blue
Siamese
Sphynx
Turkish Angora
American Fuzzy Lop
Californian
Dutch
Dwarf Hotot
English Spot
Flemish Giant
Jersey Wooly
Holland Lop
Netherland Dwarf
Miniature Schnauzer (terrier)
Parson Russell Terrier (terrier)
Scottish Terrier (terrier)
Smooth Fox Terrier (terrier)
West Highland White Terrier (terrier)
Wire Fox Hound (terrier)
Australian Cattle Dog (herding)
Australian Shepherd (herding)
Border Collie (herding)
Cardigan Welsh Corgi (herding)
Collie (herding)
German Shepherd (herding)
Old English Sheepdog (herding)
Pembroke Welsh Corgi (herding)
Shetland Sheepdog (herding)
Akita (working)
Alaskan Malamute (working)
Bernese Mountain Dog (working)
Doberman Pinscher (working)
Bullmastiff (working)
Boxer (working)
Giant Schnauzer (working)
Great Dane (working)

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