Vet Tech Students

The Veterinary Technician externship is an exciting opportunity for students in an accredited veterinary technician or assistant program who are interested in increasing their skills, while also gaining clinical experience and knowledge in a fast-paced specialty hospital setting. This is an unpaid externship for up to 120 hours, as required for your program’s requirements.

Learn more about Accredited Veterinary Technology Programs here.

Learn more about Accredited Veterinary Assistant Programs here.

To Apply-
First check to ensure that your school is accredited and if you need clinical hours, using the links above. Then, send your resume and proof of liability certificate (to be obtained by college) to

*Please note we do not accept high school students or students of non-accredited programs due to the high demand of this program.

We have two convenient locations.

Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists is open for emergencies. We also proudly offer premier specialty veterinary care for your pet in close partnership with your referring veterinarian. Our specialists are board-certified in emergency & critical care, surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, and ophthalmology. Our hours are:

Buzzards Bay



Friday 5pm through Monday 5pm : Emergency Services

Monday - Friday: Temporary Limited Lobby Hours.
Please call ahead for medication refills, to schedule appointments, and with any questions. Specialty appointments continue as usual.

Buzzards Bay

Phone: 508-759-5125
Fax: 508-759-9861

11 Bourne Bridge Approach
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532


Phone: 508-398-7575
Fax: 508-398-7506

79 Theophilus Smith Road
South Dennis, MA 02660