animal recovery procedures


Strategies for supporting animals recovering from anesthesia and/or specific veterinary medical or surgical procedures.

Scope notes

To include monitoring, positioning, handling, administration of medication, potential emergency treatment, condition of the animal, disease process, veterinary treament, response to veterinary nursing care plan, records and communication.

Alternative label

  • animal recovery protocols

  • factors and decision making for animals recovering from a veterinary procedure

  • factors and decision-making for animals recovering from veterinary procedures

  • protocols for animal recovery

  • animal recovery procedure

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • occupation specific skills and competences

Broader skills/competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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