A resume for vet tech position is your primary introduction to your prospective employer therefore it should be well crafted with the requirements of employer. In your vet tech resume demonstrate your ability in animal assessment, anesthesia, procedures, and treatments. Besides, you should also mention that you enjoy working with diverse people and animals.

The following examples of vet tech resume will provide you with an excellent opportunity to write your own resume.

See also: Cover Letter for Vet Tech Resume


Vet Tech Resume Sample 1


Adrien McLean

408 Ivory Lane • Greenfield, IN 54633 • (004) 333 – 6666 • adrien @ email . com


SUMMARY: Top-performing Veterinary Technician with specialization in Clinical Pathology of large and small animals. Effective skills in sick animal care delivery, testing sample collection and surgical assistance. Profound knowledge of contemporary animal care practices and latest biomedical research in the veterinary field.


• Medical Documentation • Surgical Assistance • Sample Collection
• Animal Feeding • Anesthesia Administration • Vaccination Shots
• Animal Restraining • Facility Maintenance • Treatment Implementation
• Tick/Flea Treatment • Progress Monitoring • Dog Behavioral Training


VETCO, Greenfield, IN (2013 – Present)
Veterinary Technician
• Give vaccine injections and regular shots to large and small animals
• Register and observe animals upon arrival and collect preliminary information about the animal
• Provide dog behavior training consultation to concerned owners
• Guide pet owners in detail regarding pet care upon discharge especially after surgical treatments
• Obtain biological samples for lab testing and communicate the findings to the Vet
• Communicate with the animal owners regarding recovery and progress

Key Accomplishments
• Enhanced overall clientele by 30% through delivery of highly satisfactory veterinary care service generating positive customer references
• Conducted 3 massive pet care awareness campaigns to educate owners regarding large and small animal care
• Behavior-Trained a dog that was kept at facility for 2 months after a medical procedure

City Pet Care, Greenfield, IN (2011 – 2013)
Assistant Vet Technician
• Maintained a medical record file for each patient
• Assisted the Vet in medical and surgical procedures
• Maintained the facility in a neat, clean and disinfected manner
• Physically restrained sick animals with safety and care as and when required
• Implemented the devised treatment plan based on diagnosis
• Fed and bathed recovering animals kept at the facility

Southbay University, Greenfield, IN –  2011
Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Sciences

• BCLS Certified
• Good Physical Stamina, Load lifting ability upto 40 lbs.
• Bilingual: Fluent in English and Spanish
• PC Proficient

American Veterinary Association – Current
International Veterinary Research Center – Current


Veterinary Technician Resume Sample 2


Sara Smith

58 Example 7th Avenue, Glenview, IL 65987
Contact #, Email Address

Veterinary Technician

Bringing extensive animal care skills to ensure the well-being of animals and pets.

• 3+ years’ experience as a Veterinary Technician
• CVT Certified
• Special talent for acting as an extra eye, ear and hand for the veterinarian to ensure the best quality pet care
• Known for effectively educating clients regarding best wellness plans, preventive care and pet health requirements
• A meticulous individual who ensures safety of pets, clients and associates by utilizing safe restraining techniques
• Demonstrated ability to maintain clean treatment areas, exam rooms and labs, and assist efficiently during surgery

• Reorganized animal registration procedures, shortening process from 10 to 5 minutes
• Received the recognition from clients
• Obtained accurate information and history from clients which resulted in 100% completed medical charts


Veterinary Technician
Glenview Animal Hospital – Glenview, IL | Nov 2012 – Present

• Provide nursing care and healing therapy for animals
• Perform laboratory tests to help in finding of animal health problems
• Sterilize and prepare surgical equipment and clean after surgery
• Handle, hold back and care for animals during treatment and surgery
• Produce radiographs, and collect and analyze samples

Veterinary Assistant
Veterinary Specialty Cetner – Buffalo Grove, IL | Jan 2011 – Nov 2010

• Provided wound and bandage care
• Prepared medications and vaccines
• Assisted animals during treatments
• Educated and advised clients regarding pet nutrition and home care

University of Glenview, Buffalo Grove, IL – 2008
BSc. in Veterinary Technology – AVMA Accredited


• Computer: Medical software, Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
• Bilingual: English and Spanish