A Practical Approach To Rabbit And Rodent Surgery
Royal Veterinary College
Date: Wednesday 5th July, 2023 - Wednesday 5th July, 2023
Start time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Duration: 1 hour(s)
Update on current techniques in anaesthesia and analgesia, including intubation techniques
Common surgical conditions and how to deal with them
Approach to dental abscesses and extractions including dental nerve blocks
Flank ovariohysterectomy/ovariectomy in rats and guinea pigs, abdominal castration of guinea pigs
Liver lobe torsion surgery
Partial ear canal ablation and bulla osteotomy
About this course
This course is scheduled to run on Wednesday 5th July 2023 but the date may be required to change due to ongoing building works, please register your interest with us and we will contact you once the course is bookable.
Would you like to improve your confidence when performing small mammal surgical procedures in first opinion practice?
This course of recorded webinars will be followed by an all-day practical covering a variety of surgical conditions that can pose challenging for the small mammal surgeon. The focus of the practical day will be on procedures that are performed in general practice and will be on a variety of small mammal species. These will include dental and orofacial procedures such as abscess resection, in addition to surgery of the gastrointestinal, urinary and reproductive systems.
Why do this course?
This course will be of interest to you if you see rabbits and other small mammal patients on a regular basis and wish to update your knowledge and improve your surgical skills.
Who is it for?
Vicki Baldrey, BSc BVSc DZooMed (Avian) MRCVS Lecturer in Exotic Species and Small Mammal Medicine and Surgery The Royal Veterinary College Joanna Hedley, BVMS DZooMed (Reptilian) DipECZM (Herpetology) MRCVS Senior Lecturer in Exotic Species and Small Mammal Medicine and Surgery The Royal Veterinary College Nadene Stapleton, BVSc MRCVSExotics ClinicianThe Royal Veterinary College
Onsite and recorded webinars
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