I Want To Be A Vet Surgeon

The Kenya Veterinary Board (KVB) is the regulatory body of veterinary profession in Kenya.

Being a developing economy where animal resources contribute a major portion of the GDP, there are many career opportunities for veterinarians.

Under the provisions of the Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Paraprofessionals Act of 2011, only a registered veterinary surgeon is permitted to diagnose and treat the injuries and ailments of animals.

To train to be a veterinary surgeon you will need to go to university and take a veterinary degree.

For detail on admission requirements and the general structure of the course at The University of Nairobi.

There are also other Universities that offer degrees in veterinary medicine and surgery after which one can apply for registration by the Kenya Veterinary Board.