Veterinary technicians work in various animal healthcare facilities where they are responsible for assisting veterinarians in the care and treatment of animals.
General duties of these professionals include checking vital signs, collecting test samples, preparing animals for surgery, and administering treatments.
An ideal candidate for this position should possess exceptional knowledge of animal behavior along with excellent clinical skills, technical understanding, and familiarity with medical terminologies.
An Associate’s Degree in veterinary technology is required for this position.
Registered Veterinary Technician Sample Cover Letter
Mr. Ross Tran
Love and Pets
765 Case Street
Hartford, Connecticut 06126
Dear Mr. Tran:
In reference to the job posting on your website, I would like to apply for the position of Registered Veterinary Technician at Love and Pets. My love for animals and progressive experience in animal care clinics make me a perfect candidate for this position.
As a seasoned Registered Veterinary Technician, I am skilled in pet examination, procedural assistance, disease control, and premises sanitation. Moreover, I am competent in preparing animals for surgery and assisting during operations by preparing surgery table instruments, administering anesthesia and oxygen, stitching wounds, and applying dressings. I am also familiar with both healthcare and other physical needs of pets and possess expertise in providing both. Also, I am proficient at maintaining medical records, supplies, and surgical equipment.
As an individual adept at providing exceptional animal care and administrative support, I believe that I will be a positive addition to your team. I am looking forward to meeting you in person. I will contact your office after 4 days for a follow-up. In the meantime, feel free to contact me via email at or phone (357) 412-1598 if you need any further information.
Thank you for your time and consideration.