The lives of SPC’s College of Veterinary Technology housed animals were recently enhanced through an elementary school’s community service program and a child with a soft spot for animals.
Dr. Dani McVety, co-founder of Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice discussed mental fatigue among animal caregivers at a recent SPC lunch and learn event.
At the event you can speak to current students and graduates of the program, faculty, see student demonstrations, take a tour of the facility, and speak to an advisor to see how you can major in the field of veterinary nursing. You can even interact with our furry four-legged friends for adoption.
If you are looking at professions on the rise, Veterinary Technology careers might be for you! Find out at our open house on Oct. 18.
Want to learn about health and vet tech careers? Make plans now to attend St. Petersburg College’s Career and Academic Communities Fair.
Celebrate your beloved companions on National Pet Day! Let’s talk about the benefits. Pets can be the best kind of medicine. Several studies show that owning a pet has many benefits. Your pet can help lower your stress levels, alleviate depression, reduce blood pressure and cholesterol. They can also improve your overall mood, help enhance your … Continue reading Happy National Pet Day – April 11
Join us at SPC’s School of Veterinary Technology at the 5th Annual Open House from 4-7 p.m. on Oct. 26 at the Vet Tech Center, 12376 Ulmerton Road, Largo. The event is a popular one at SPC and has drawn hundreds of participants in past years. Open House activities Members of the public are invited to tour the state-of-the-art facility; … Continue reading SPC Vet Tech celebrates 5th Annual Open House event Oct. 26
St. Petersburg College Veterinary Technology students held an adoption event for animals from the school at Pinellas Park’s Sixth Annual Bark in the Park Pet Expo on April 23. Visitors to the booth had the opportunity to interact with animals and learn about the college’s Veterinary Technology program. The booth featured dogs, a chicken, a … Continue reading SPC Vet Tech Adoption Event at Bark in the Park
St. Petersburg College Veterinary Technology students dropped in on Pawfest at Largo Central Park April 9. Working to promote pet adoption, Pawfest was all fur, fun and no bite. The SPC Veterinary Technology Program teaches students the skills they need to become veterinary technicians. Our students come from all over the world. The program has seen … Continue reading Helping SPC Vet Tech pets find a ‘furever’ home!
Danielle Cochrane, a first-year Veterinary Technology student at St. Petersburg College, received the best surprise right before the holidays. The college’s Vet Tech students are asked to foster pets in their homes to help prepare the animals for adoption. Over the Thanksgiving break, Danielle took home a 1.5-year- old mixed breed terrier named Walker. The bond between the … Continue reading Pet adoption surprise for SPC Vet Tech student