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Vetstar - Entering Patient Weight

Weights should be documented at each visit. A current weight is always required for prescriptions. Access the Weight function using one of the following options:

From the Vetstar home screen, enter the quick command wt and press enter.


Click on the Weight link next to the weight information:

Enter the weight and date

  1. Enter the weight value into the Weight field, and then press Enter past the next two fields to accept the default units (pounds) and leave Condition field blank.
  2. Enter the Date that the weight was taken into the Date field and press Enter.

View weight history

To see a listing of all weights entered into a patient’s record, click on the Weight History button at the top left of the Weight Change screen.


Keywords:weight, pounds   Doc ID:103628
Owner:Tina O.Group:University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
Created:2020-07-06 14:50 CDTUpdated:2020-07-16 14:20 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
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