Author:
Owl Nest Manager
Subject:
Agriculture
Material Type:
Homework/Assignment, Lesson Plan
Level:
High School
Tags:
  • Animal Science
  • NE Ag
  • Suturing
  • Veterinary
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
    Language:
    English

    Education Standards

    Suturing in Veterinary Science

    Suturing in Veterinary Science

    Overview

    In this lesson, students will practice vocabulary for veterinary suturing, and apply when and where these procedures would be used in animal health care and surgery. Developed by Lynne M. Cook, Tift County High School, Georgia.

    Suturing in Veterinary Science Lesson Plan

    Suturing

    In this lesson, students will practice vocabulary for veterinary suturing, and apply when and where these procedures would be used in animal health care and surgery.

    Essential Question

    How do veterinarians suture animals?

    Learning Goal

    Students will identify wound treatments and procedures to meet needs of an animal.

    Materials

    • One copy of Suturing notes per student
    • One copy of Suturing Vocabulary Practice sheets for each student
    • Suturing needles and hemostats
    • Suturing filament

    Time

    One to two standard 45-minute class periods

    Included Documents

    Lesson Plan

    Vet Science Suturing Powerpoint presentation

    Suturing notes

    Suturing Vocabulary Practice

    Nebraska 2023 AFNR Standard:

    AFNR.HS.29.3.d Identify surgical and non-surgical veterinary treatments and procedures to meet specific animal health care objectives