A Brief Note On The North Shore Animal Hospital Essay

1704 Words Dec 10th, 2015 7 Pages
On November 12, 2015 from 8:30am-12:30pm and November 25, 2015 from 8:30am-12:30pm I shadowed Dr. Heidi C. Jahn (DVM) at the North Shore Animal Hospital. On November 12, I did my personal interview with Dr. Jahn. Dr. Jahn is one of many veterinarians at the North Shore Animal Hospital located at 4630 Douglas Avenue. Anyone can reach Dr. Jahn at her (262)-639-7000 which is her work phone number.
Dr. Jahn is a professional in veterinary medicine. She wanted to be a veterinarian ever since she was eight years old. At that age she wanted to be able to treat all animals. Once she got to high school, she focused on math, biology, and chemistry classes the most. To prepare her for college, she took many college prep classes and advanced math and science classes. She attended the University of Wisconsin - Madison for college and for vet school. Dr. Jahn chose to go to this University because ever since she was a little girl, this school was the only one that she had in mind and she wanted to go there from the start. Dr. Jahn also received many scholarships from the University that helped her get through her college years.
The main challenges that faced her during college would be keeping her grades up and fighting for a spot in vet school because there are only 28 veterinary schools in the country and only a certain number of people can get into the school. Dr. Jahn was very excited when she learned that she got in the school. Dr. Jahn went to vet school for four years to get her…

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