Chico Pet Vet offers a Veterinary Externship Program, also known as internship and preceptorship opportunities, for veterinary students and veterinary technology students. Externships provide hands-on clinical experiences for students seeking additional opportunities.
Externship opportunites are offered year round.
Chico Pet Vet veterinary student externships are designed for third and fourth-year veterinary students seeking additional training and experience at a small animal practice.
The Chico Pet Vet externship program provides a structured clinical experience supervised by experienced and board-certified veterinarians.
The duration of Chico Pet Vet externships vary but are most often two weeks. Students are responsible for their own accommodations.
VETERINARY TECHNICIAN STUDENTS
Chico Pet Vet veterinary technician externships are designed for the veterinary technician student who is required to complete an externship and is seeking additional training and experience at a small animal clinic. Students will work closely with our veterinarians, customer service representatives, registered/licensed veterinary technicians (RVTs and LVTs), and veterinary assistants as part of their training.
The Chico Pet Vet externship will provide a structured clinical experience supervised by a credentialed veterinary technician.
As a Chico Pet Vet extern, you are part of a well-designed training program that provides you with the experience to complete your veterinary technician education. Externs have many opportunities for participation or observation in advanced medical and surgical cases.
The duration varies based on requirements of the student’s program and is most often three to ten weeks. Students are responsible for their own accommodations.