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Hands-On Skills: Vital Experience for Vet Tech Students

Not all shelter pets are lucky enough to receive as much care and attention as the Small Animal Dentistry and Surgical Assisting class provides. Fortunately, Vet Tech Program Chair Amy Stinson works hard to bring vet tech students and local … Continue reading

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Reptiles and Amphibians

Who didn’t love the zoo as a child, or even as an adult? I am a sucker for anything animal related, so when I heard that there were going to be snakes, lizards, frogs and turtles on campus, I was … Continue reading

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Hands-On Experience Benefits Vet Tech Students and Rescue Animals Alike

Globe University-Woodbury campus takes in an average of four dogs and five cats every week from various animal rescue organizations. The main rescue organizations we collaborate with are Pet Project Rescue, Twin Cities Pet Rescue, Luv on A Leash Rescue and … Continue reading

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Vet Tech Students Warn Pet Owners of Holiday Hazards

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…yes, it’s officially the holiday season. Time to gather with friends and family, but don’t forget your furry four legged little friends. Students in the veterinary technology program want pet owners to be aware … Continue reading

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Vet Tech Instructors Help Brownies Earn Badge

There are a lot of things to learn about taking care of a pet, especially when you are young. That’s why a Brownie Girl Scout troop in Franklin, Wis., asked Globe University-Madison East veterinary technology program instructors to join them for a special … Continue reading

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What It Takes to Be a Veterinary Technology Student

In honor of Veterinary Technician Week (Oct. 14-18), Globe University-Appleton wants you to be informed of what it takes to be a veterinary technology student. We recently interviewed Rebecca Lange, certified veterinary technician and veterinary technology program chair at our … Continue reading

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Vet Tech Students Help Set the Newest Fall Tradition in Eau Claire

When you think of fall in Western Wisconsin, there are many different traditions that come to mind.  Picking apples at the local orchard, selecting the perfect pumpkin at the pumpkin patch for carving, or even taking a drive through the … Continue reading

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Globe Goes Wild: $1,200 Collected to Help Animals in Need

An exotic pet fair. A dog kissing booth.  A room full of adoptable cats. Pony rides, fainting goats. Interactive educational tables.  A dunk tank.  What do these things have in common? They were all key components of this year’s “Globe Goes … Continue reading

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What Makes Nicole Wrage Our Essential Piece

Each quarter at Globe University-Sioux Falls, we give special recognition to students, staff and faculty with the Essential Piece Award. This award is for those who consistently go beyond to be an essential piece of our campus community. This time, … Continue reading

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Fleas, Ticks and Heartworm, Oh My!

Vet Tech students were recently treated to a lesson on parasites given directly by the drug manufacturer Merial. This drug company is the world-leading animal health company with a proven track record in producing pharmaceutical products and vaccines for livestock, … Continue reading

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