The Transition From Veterinary School to Equine Practice

Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract. 2009 Dec;25(3):445-54. doi: 10.1016/j.cveq.2009.07.002.


The transition from veterinary school to equine practice can be challenging. This article provides suggestions and advice for new graduates in areas that include internships, associate positions, financial considerations, balancing personal and professional responsibilities, mentorship, continuing education, and professionalism.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Education, Veterinary*
  • Horses*
  • Veterinarians / ethics*
  • Veterinary Medicine / ethics*