Belize Veterinary Opportunities
City: San Ignacio
Expected experiences: Spend 2-3 weeks with the Belize Wildlife and Referral Clinic taking courses in wildlife conservation and medicine. The course is typically 2 weeks but externships are available which can also be done as a clinical rotation. Activities include attending lectures, observing surgeries, and assisting with patient treatments and procedures. Opportunities may vary based on the current patient population. Depending on the case load there may also be plenty of time to explore Belize culture!
Best time of year: Varies
Perfect for the summer after your first (for the courses) as well as during clinical rotations (as an externship)
Housing: Typically an apartment is provided by the clinic. Private rooms with shared bathroom and kitchen. Breakfast is also provided every day as well as transportation.
Contact: Justin Ford - email@example.com or check out the website for more information: wildlife-institute
Avg cost of excursion: $2800 not including flight