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Veterinary Assistant I
Core Standards of the Course
Canine Core Diseases: Distemper, Parvovirus, Adenovirus -2 (Hepatitis), Rabies
Feline Core Diseases: Herpesvirus 1 (Rhinotracheitis), Calicivirus, Panleukopenia (Distemper), Rabies
Equine Core Diseases: Tetanus, Eastern/Western Equine Encephalomyelitis, West Nile, Rabies
Bovine Core Diseases: Costridial diseases (Clostridium chauvoei—Blackleg; Clostridium septicum—Malignant edema; Clostridium perfringens—Enterotoxemia; Clostridium sordellii—Sudden death; Clostridium novyi—Sudden death; Clostridium haemolvtica—Redwater), IBR (infectious bovine rhino-tracheitis), BVD (bovine virus diarrhea), PI-3 (parainfluenza-3), BRSV (bovine respiratory syncytial virus)
Ovine/Caprine Core Diseases: Clostridium perfringens C and D toxoid, Tetanus
Porcine Core Diseases: Erysipelas (Diamond Skin Disease), Leptospirosis, Parvovirus
Camelid Core Diseases: Clostridium perfringens type C, D, C. tetani
Ferret Core Diseases: Rabies, Distemper
The National FFA Career Development Event Handbook will be used as a reference for this course specifically in regards to Equipment and Materials identification, Parasite identification, and Breeds/Species identification.
Students will understand the level of professionalism required for participation in an externship portion of the program. This includes appropriate dress, grooming, attitude, and performance.
Students will demonstrate the ability to accurately complete and file health certificates and medical forms. (e.g. SOAP Subjective, Objective, Assessment, Plan, BAR, Bright, Alert, Responsive)
http://www.uen.org - in partnership with Utah State Board of Education (USBE) and Utah System of Higher Education (USHE). Send questions or comments to USBE Specialist - WILLIAM DEIMLER and see the CTE/Agricultural Education website. For general questions about Utah's Core Standards contact the Director - THALEA LONGHURST .