Nurses who care for animals that are being treated in a veterinary clinic are called as Veterinary nurses. Registered Veterinary Nurses works alongside of the veterinary surgeons in order to provide a high standard of care for animals. Veterinary Nurses generally work within a veterinary clinic and they get involved in an extensive range of care and treatment. These nurses also play a significant role in educating owners in maintaining the health of their pet animals. They carry out technical work and are also skilled in undertaking a range of diagnostic tests, medical treatments and minor surgical procedures, under veterinary direction.