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Webinar Plus: Backyard Poultry Problems And Solutions

Royal Veterinary College

5 months ago

Date: Monday 3rd May, 2021 - Sunday 30th May, 2021
Start time: 1:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Duration: 4 hour(s)
Cost: £349

Key AreasUnderstanding reasons for and resolving welfare pitfallsWelfare, husbandry and healthNormal attributes and relevant anatomy of poultry speciesDiagnosticsCommon diseases, treatment, prophylaxis and vaccinesRelevant medicines legislation including notifiable diseasesEmergency and critical care, euthanasiaAnaesthesia and analgesiaSurgeryAbout this courseHelp, its a sick chicken! What advice can I give the owner? Is there any treatment?During this online course topics covered will include anatomy and husbandry, history taking, positive signs of health, correct handling, diagnostic tests, drug administration, reproductive problems, common medical conditions including external and internal parasites, notifiable diseases, nutritional disorders, poisons and toxins, fracture repair, vaccination, emergency and critical care, anaesthesia and analgesia, euthanasia and both pedigree and ownership identification.An introduction to the poultry industry will be discussed for completeness and how it impacts on the backyard keeper.Why do this course?You will gain greater confidence in advising about poultry welfare and correct handling as well as enhance your poultry medicine and surgery skills.The webinars will run on the following dates from 12.00pm to 2.00pm London time including a 30 minute registration and familiarisation period prior to the commencement of the lecture.Webinar dates:Tuesday 4th MayTuesday 11th MayTuesday 18th MayTuesday 25th May

Who is it for?


The Speakers

Victoria Roberts, BVSc MRCVSBackyard Poultry VetVicvet

The Venue


Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

16 hours

Registration and Booking

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