veterinary assistant resume example with 1+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Multitasking Medical and Veterinarian Assistant willing to work any shift and offering great work ethic with excellent job attendance. Detail-oriented and team player with medical training in animal restraint, injections, venipuncture, ultrasounds and x-ray. Committed to learning new tasks and considered highly motivated employee.

  • Animal Restraint
  • SQ, IM Injection
  • Venipuncture
  • Ultrasounds and X-ray
  • Beginner on Catheter Placement
  • Fast learner
  • Patient
  • Team Worker
  • Patient, Compassionate and Responsible
  • Dedicated towards the humane care of all animals
  • Education in Biology
  • Animal shelter program assistance and development
  • Strong communicative skills to effectively interact with staff and clients
  • Reliable ability to perform mathematical calculations and computer-related work
  • Detailed patient care and excellent client services
  • Fluent in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Korean
VetMedTeam Online, Expected in 05/2021 Veterinary Assistant Program : Veterinarian Assisting - GPA :
  • NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant training program
  • Currently enrolled
San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA Expected in 05/2020 Bachelor of Science : Biology Concentrated in Ecology And Zoology - GPA :
  • Majored in Biology
  • Chose two concentrations, Ecology and Zoology, to study about animal welfare and environmental sustainability
  • Current GPA: 3.85
  • Recipient of Middle Class Scholarship
  • Currently taking classes to prepare for Cornell University's Veterinarian Program
  • Determined to fight for the welfare and health care of feral animals and raise public awareness about feral community
  • Currently preparing a documentary about feral community in China
Work History
National Veterinary Associates - Veterinary Assistant
Chattanooga, TN, 10/2019 - 10/2020
  • Triaged incoming patients to determine treatment needs and urgency of care.
  • Answered owner animal health questions and advised on best care practices.
  • Assisted senior staff with blood analyses and physical assessments.
  • Cleaned and disinfected exam areas, surgical equipment and kennels to prevent diseases and control odors.
  • Positioned animals for diagnostic imaging such as x-rays and scans.
  • Recorded symptoms and documented medical observations to inform treatment decisions.
  • Administered medications to animals in treatment and documented changes in condition.
  • Collected patient biopsies and blood samples for laboratory analysis.
  • Cleaned, sterilized and maintained kennels, operating rooms and surgical equipment.
  • Educated clients on post-surgical care and nutrition.
FIX Our Ferals - TNR Volunteer
City, STATE, 04/2019 - 05/2020
  • Comprehended the goals of Trap-Neuter-Return program
  • Actively engaged with FIX our Ferals to report community animals' conditions and notify any medical needs
  • Professionalized in TNR policies and medical resources for feral animals in the Bay Area
  • Post-enucleation care of an injured cat
  • Experienced in the use of animal traps, nets, and post-care for neuter/spay surgeries
  • Experienced in taming feral cats and kittens
  • Educated people on pre- and post-surgical care for the animals
  • Scheduled appointments any surgical procedures
House Of Cats - Animal Rescue Volunteer
City, STATE, 06/2017 - 09/2017
  • Rescued cats with Feline Panleukopenia, malnourishment and eye infections
  • Monitored animals for signs of disease, illness or injury and communicated concerns to owners
  • Observed animal details such as size, condition, behavior and eating habits and documented data
  • Consulted with veterinarians to diagnose problems and administered prescribed treatments
YouJia Pet Hospital - Feline Foster Carer
City, STATE, 05/2017 - 08/2017
  • Managed and Established the adoption program
  • Mixed and administered special food formulas to individual animals based on unique dietary needs
  • Supported optimal animal health and comfort with frequent bedding changes
  • Skillfully helped treat animal skin, eyes and other parts with ointments and other medications
  • Watched animal behaviors and completed examinations to identify illnesses, injuries or potential diseases
  • Cared for sick or injured animals by seeking out veterinary care and notifying owners

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School Attended

  • VetMedTeam
  • San Francisco State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Veterinary Assistant
  • TNR Volunteer
  • Animal Rescue Volunteer
  • Feline Foster Carer


  • Veterinary Assistant Program
  • Bachelor of Science

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