Did you know there are different routes of veterinary drug administration?
Veterinary drugs are administered in different ways for different species. Some are applied to the body surface while others are introduced inside the body through a variety of methods.
All drug administration techniques for animals are detailed in this e-lesson.
Drugs are used in animal healthcare to treat illness, prevent disease and to prepare for surgical procedures.
Drug administration is the direct giving of prescribed medication to an animal in order to prevent, diagnose and treat the disease or to prepare the animal for surgery.
By the end of this e-lesson, you will be able to:
- Differentiate the techniques of drugs administration
- Identify the site of drug injection
- Identify the procedures for various techniques of drug administration