Externship Program


Gain hands on experience with a wide variety of diagnostic and treatment disciplines. As an extern, you will be exposed to a large variety of cases including sports medicine and pre-purchase examinations, reproduction, healthy and sick neonatal evaluations, medicine, surgery, chiropractic and acupuncture. Our aim is to provide students with a realistic example of a successful equine practice.

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Extern Prerequisite

Preference is given to students in Veterinary School

Application Requirements
  • Letter of intent
  • Resume
Dates and Duration
  • Accepted all year-round
  • Can be for any length of time
  • recommended in two-week blocks

A furnished two-bedroom apartment is available. Amenities include a full kitchen, wifi, and air conditioning.


UEA is located in beautiful Chester County but our practice covers the Tri-State Region of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Delaware. This area is a horse enthusiast’s paradise that includes virtually all equestrian disciplines. In addition, our practice is less than twenty minutes from the University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center, a major large animal referral center.

Contact for more information:

Karen Webb

(610) 932-6800