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Veterinary Surgical Externships Abroad

Veterinary Surgical Externships Abroad

Surgical Veterinary Opportunities Abroad

Have you ever thought about completing veterinary surgical externships abroad? These opportunities can add meaning to your life and give substantive value to underserved communities abroad. It also makes the world a better place for animals and boosts your resume. Global Vet Experience (GVE) offers the option to travel abroad in a meaningful way with a variety of veterinary externships. We conduct our global mission with a dual purpose: to expand the practical knowledge and experiences of those completing a veterinary surgical internship. We also aim to improve the quality of life for animals and community members all over the world. Some other organizations create a short-lived, feel-good impact that will not last longer than the trip. However, we design our veterinary externships to create sustainable, long-lasting changes that will fundamentally boost the wellbeing of both animals and residents in each of the communities we serve.

Veterinary Surgical Externships Abroad

Whether you are on the path to vet school, or simply wish to volunteer abroad as an animal lover, GVE has a variety of engaging experiences to choose from. Among the most popular options are the veterinary surgical externships abroad. These externships offer focused skill-building experiences while traveling the world. During the surgical externship, GVE medical professionals guide hands-on experiences in every important aspect of veterinary medicine. In particular, we work on a variety of species including large and small animals: dogs, cats, horses, cows, sheep, goats and a plethora of exotic animals. You will emerge as a better professional and surgeon. It is vital to the GVE mission abroad to treat each community as an ecosystem. This is because we understand that improving one part will make the whole stronger and more vibrant.

Surgical Veterinary Externships Abroad
Surgical Veterinary Opportunities Abroad

Surgical Veterinary Externships Abroad

Even if you only want to be a vet tech, GVE veterinary surgical externships international has a home for you. We believe experiencing other cultures is crucial for a purposeful life. The foundation of our surgical externships is making connections with others. This includes international friends that last a lifetime, connections with other surgical veterinarians or vet techs that will boost your professional network, and connections to animals that you will always cherish. Veterinary externships are built on the understanding that a balanced life is a good life. So outside of work there is plenty of time to relax and explore your new home in Africa or elsewhere. Since our founding in 2012, our veterinary externships have grown to take place all around the world. We started in rural South Africa, but we now have surgical extern communities located abroad all around the world to excite every traveler’s imagination.

Veterinary Surgical Externships Abroad

We believe teams are stronger when the surgical veterinary opportunities abroad are enhanced by a diversity of background, experience, and perspective. If you want to gain practical skills and improve animal welfare, we have a home abroad for you! If you are a surgical veterinarian who needs to recover from burnout or someone with dreams who needs space to sort through them, our veterinary surgical externships abroad will give you that opportunity. These externships also offer a meaningful experience for veterinary techs and nurses who need a resume boost. You can even participate in our pre vet internships abroad to impress the vet school of your choice.

Veterinary Surgical Externships Abroad
Veterinary Surgical Externships Abroad

Veterinary Surgical Externships International

Maybe you just got the exciting news you made it into vet school but you cannot wait until school starts to jumpstart your career. Or, it could be that you just love animals wish to improve their quality of life. Our international veterinary externships meet every intern and every skill set exactly where they are. Our experiences are open to everyone and, best of all, participants don’t need any experience. So reach out today to explore what option suits your career goals and travel aspirations the best!