Saturday: Lectures

Saturday, March 23rd2019

 

 

SMALL MAMMALS

BIRDS & REPTILES TECHNICIAN TRACK

8:30 AM

What’s New in Small Mammal Medicine? (DiGirolamo)

Reptile Anatomy and Physiology
(Tristan)

How Technicians Can Help Profitability in Exotic Pet Practice (D’Avolio)

 

9:30 AM

Ferret Emergencies
(DiGirolamo)

Reptile Sedation and Anesthesia Tips (Mans)

Tips and Tricks after 30 years in the Trenches (Stewart)

10:30 AM Dental Disease in Rabbits and Rodents: Anatomy, Etiology, Diagnosis (KELLER) Surgical Procedures in the Reptile Patient (Tristan)

Parrot and Rabbit Emergencies: The Most Common Presentations (D’Avolio)

11:30 PM Dental Disease in Rabbits and Rodents: Treatment options (KELLER)

Reptile Welfare & Cruelty (Tristan)

Avian Wound Management
(Ratliff)

12:30 PM

LUNCH

1:30 PM

Common Diseases of Chinchillas
(Mans)

What’s New in Avian Medicine?
(Martel)

Guinea Pig and Rabbit Care
(D’Avolio)

2:30 PM

Soft Tissue Surgery of Rabbits & Rodents (DiGirolamo)

Reproductive Disorders in Chickens (Keller)

Exotic Small Mammal Sedation and Anesthesia (D’Avolio)

3:30 PM

Refresher on Guinea Pig Medicine
(Doss)

Managing Avian Gastrointestinal Disorders (Hawkins)

Basic Husbandry for the Five Most Common Pet Reptiles (McVeigh)

4:30 PM Sugar Glider Medicine & Surgery
(Tristan)

Avian Dermatology: From Feathers to Scales (Keller)

How to get blood and place IV catheters in any reptile patient (DiGirolamo)