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Vet Tech 101 - Nutrition

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Join the Alley Pond Environmental Center for this Vet Tech class focusing on nutrition! Not only will students learn about animal health basics and animal handling, but a new emphasis will be placed on animal feedings! Students will get to learn about the nutritional needs of  animals and learn how to feed some of the many animals that call APEC home! Students will also learn how to check to make sure the animals are receiving the right amount of nutrition by giving them examinations. Vet Tech students will learn the ins and outs of keeping some of the most common pet animals in peak medical condition. ​

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About Alley Pond Environmental Center

224-65 76th Ave.

Oakland Gardens, NY


  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: Yes

  • The Alley Pond Environmental Center (APEC), a nonprofit environmental education organization, is dedicated to educating children and adults in the New York metropolitan area, protecting and preserving Alley Pond Park, open spaces and waterbodies, and advocating for sustainable environmental policies and practices.

    Alley Pond Park is the home of the Douglaston Estate Windmill, a reminder of their agricultural past. 

  • Play area: No
  • Party room: No