Career Education & Opportunities for Young People. Recommended for both School, Public Libraries and Guidance Offices. The Tell Me How series is a necessary addition to any library, guidance center of school curriculum. It explores a large number of career opportunities for young people and features real people doing real jobs. In this program, host Melody Young spends the day with a skilled veterinarian and gets a lesson in treating sick animals. She discovers the extensive training required to be a veterinarian and the rewards of the profession. Subjects Covered Include: Careers related to a veterinarian. What is the difference between a large animal & small animal vet? How long do you have to go to school to be a vet? Why is math important to be a vet? What courses should you take in high school to be a vet? Can you still work with animals if you don't become a vet? Can wild animals become pets? What is a domesticated animal? Do people and animals get the same diseases? Do vets read a lot? What types of pets did the Egyptians have? Are computers important to vets?
2 1/2 "Stars. "In Veterinarian, host Melody Young looks at the busy world of an animal doctor, who answers questions both general ("Do animals catch colds?") and career-related, ("What preparation do you need to be a vet ?"). Kids already interested in becoming a vet might find this interesting." - Video Librarian.