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Pet & Animal Care

Quick Program Facts

  • Number of courses: 6
  • Total hours: 299
  • Length of program: 6 months to 1 year
  • Times offered: quarterly
  • Cost: varies
  • Financial aid: TPEG
  • Campus: Southeast
  • Types of instruction: online

Program Description

Our 6-course Pet & Animal Care Program is designed to teach you the professional techniques you need to properly care for pets and animals.

Animal care topics covered include:

  • Basic veterinary and nursing care skills
  • Kennel care skills
  • Safety procedures

You will also learn office skills and etiquette, including how to:

  • Schedule appointments
  • Work the front desk
  • Provide basic care for animals

You will be prepared to work in an animal shelter, animal hospital or kennel.

Courses You Will Take

Check availability: Go to the Course Sections Offered by Term page and scroll down to Continuing Education Terms.

How to Apply

Register for the Pet & Animal Care Program courses.



Southeast Campus

Community & Industry Education Services
Terry Aaron

Updated February 19, 2019