Veterinary Technology - Nursing - Quiz

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Veterinary Technology - Nursing - Quiz

Pre-Test for Veterinary Technology Nursing 1


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The estrus cycle is composed of 4 or 5 stages
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    In this stage the animal has genital and behavior changes that attract the males, estrogen is produced.
    • A. 

      Anestrus

    • B. 

      Metestrus

    • C. 

      Proestrus

  • 3. 
    _________ in the  estrus cycle is a time when no behavioral changes are seen, and a period of ovarian inactivity.
  • 4. 
    Estrus is the point in the estrus cycle that the females show signs, but do not allow mating.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Short stage of estrus cycle that the female still may attract a male, but will not allow mating.
    • A. 

      Diestrus

    • B. 

      Metestrus

    • C. 

      Anestrus

  • 6. 
    Estrus lasts 20-40 days
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    This stage is when pregnancy is being established, and the CL (corpus luteum) on the ovary is being formed, the female them produces progesterone.
    • A. 

      Estrus

    • B. 

      Metestus

    • C. 

      Diestrus

  • 8. 
    This stage lasts 57-60 days
    • A. 

      Diestrus

    • B. 

      Estrus

    • C. 

      Metestrus

  • 9. 
    Bitches are seasonally polyestrus
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    When do dogs reach puberty?
    • A. 

      By 4 months of age

    • B. 

      Around 6-24 months of age

    • C. 

      By 12 months of age

  • 11. 
    Check all that are true:  False pregnancy can have signs such as...
    • A. 

      Enlarged Mammary Glands

    • B. 

      Nesting behavior

    • C. 

      Distention of the abdomen

    • D. 

      Passing placenta

  • 12. 
    Male dogs reach puberty by 4 months of age
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Please list and describe 5 pre-breeding considerations
  • 14. 
    For breeding a dog for the first time one should consider breeding on her first heat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    An owner calls you on the phone while you are working for "The Greatest Vet Clinic Ever" and is asking when she should breed her toy poodle for the first time.  Answer her questions to the best of your ability.
  • 16. 
    Average length of a bitches gestation length
  • 17. 
    In dogs, parturition is called Queening.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    In what stage of parturition does the animal appear restless, show nesting behavior, and have a milky white vaginal discharge, ending with delivery of fetus into the pelvic canal.
    • A. 

      II

    • B. 

      I

    • C. 

      III

  • 19. 
    In what stage does the cervix relax and fully dilate and muscles undergo rhythmic contractions.
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      III

    • C. 

      II

  • 20. 
    What happens in Stage III of parturition?
  • 21. 
    In which stage does the uterus begin to shrink to it's non pregnant size?
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      III

    • C. 

      II

  • 22. 
    In what stage of parturition is greenish or black discharge normal?
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      III

    • C. 

      II

  • 23. 
    __________________ is the stage of parturition in which there is active labor.
  • 24. 
    Per every placenta, there is 2 pups.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Name some things that one will need for preparing for delivery.
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