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Veterinary Internship

Internship

Internship posted by: AfriVol Ghana Foundation

Posted on: July 11, 2014

Internship description

This veterinary clinic offers a client-centered practice, which means that their doctors and staff offer a welcoming, informative, and supportive experience from the moment the client walks through our door. The clinic provides high-quality veterinary care, surgical techniques and dental care to pets in Accra, Ghana and surrounding areas. Since 1999 they have treated dogs, cats, sheep and goats while also providing basic care for exotic pet species, including birds, rabbits, reptiles and small mammals The goal of the Veterinary Clinic is to educate each client and offer each pet the highest quality of veterinary care available.

They believe in a holistic approach to veterinary medicine using complementary medicine. Thus, they address the entirety of the pet's emotional, physical and environmental needs. They believe in providing support and education for owners in order that they can care effectively for their pets from the beginning to the end of the pet's life. To that end, a chief aspect of the clinic's work is providing house calls to clients.

Some of the services offered by the Clinic include:

  • Vaccinations and annual examinations to keep pets healthy for life;
  • Dental examinations and cleaning (non-anesthetic dental cleanings too!);
  • Skin and Ear care;
  • Nutritional recommendations for all life stages;
  • Behavioral Consultations;
  • Digital radiography (x-rays)
  • Laboratory
  • House Calls
  • Sale of Animal food and care items.

The clinic is located in a busy section of Accra, only 10 minutes from the accommodation. With a doctor on-site supported by nurses and other support staff, clients leave satisfied with the service provided. The clinic has opened a new branch in the outskirts of Accra and seeks to expand even more in the near future.

Available Placements

Pre-Veterinary Students

We urgently need students to serve as support staff at our branch locations. The student will be involved in all aspects of our work, caring for a variety of animals.

Veterinarian

The veterinarian will provide healthcare for pets, livestock, other animals. The veterinarian will also perform house calls on clients.

Veterinarian Assistant

The vet assistant will be assigned to work with an in-house veterinarian and support the veterinarian is his day-to-day work.

How to apply

Please email info.afrivol@gmail.com for an application form.

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