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What college should I go to if I want to be a vet?

Asked Justin, Texas

I love animals and always have. I want to know because I loved role playing a vet with my toys and pets, and I want to go to a good school that will give me a good education on how to be a vet. Thank you! #college #veterinary #veterinary-medicine #animals #animal-health #animal-rescue

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Daniela’s Answer

Updated State of Goiás, State of Goiás, Brazil

Hi Haevyn,

Cornell University in Ithaca, New York

Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine has six facilities devoted to veterinary medicine. Cornell University is a 4-year private school that U.S. News & World Report ranked 15th among national universities for 2015. In the same year, the university's College of Veterinary Medicine placed second on USN&WR's list of top veterinary schools. The college offers a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) program that includes coursework in animal health and disease, cell biology and genetics, as well as the function and dysfunction of the animal body. Clinical rotations are also an important aspect of this professional program.

University of California - Davis

The University of California's at Davis' department of Veterinary Medicine features a master of Preventative Veterinary Medicine program. Students also have access to several research and animal care centers.

Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO

Colorado State University's College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is home to a Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University ranked third among the best veterinary schools in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report in 2015. Through the Department of Clinical Sciences, students can pursue a D.V.M. program that includes coursework and training at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. At the hospital, students learn how to use a variety of equipment, such as PET/CT scanners or a Varian Trilogy Linear Accelerator. The hospital also houses an animal cancer center and an animal urgent care center.

The list with the other top schools in vet, you can read in: http://study.com/best_veterinary_schools.html

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good thank u
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Thank you so much, Daniela! :)
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This is VERY helpful, how & where did you find this?

Nanette’s Answer

Updated Kentfield, California

The top 10 Veterinary schools are in the Mid West areas of the country. There are 29 veterinary schools in the USA. It will depend on what you are interested in at the time you apply and also where you live.