Exotics Club Archive

Chronic skeletal pain in rabbits - how to recognise it and how to treat it

Presenter: Emma Keeble BVSc Dip ZooMed (Mammalian) MRCVS
RCVS Recognised Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine
Lecturer in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine

Category: Exotics Club

Rabbits are prey species and hide signs of pain well. Owners and vets may miss subtle signs of pain and often chronic skeletal disease goes undiagnosed until an advanced stage is reached. This webinar will discuss how to detect early signs of osteoarthritis on clinical examination and outline the diagnostic…

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Published on: 22.05.2018
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Update on endocrine disorders in ferrets

Presenter: Jenna Richardson BVM&S MRCVS
Senior Clinician in Rabbit & Exotic Animal Medicine & Surgery
The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Category: Exotics Club

Ferrets are fun, energetic animals that can make very rewarding and entertaining pets. Unfortunately, endocrine related conditions are seen with some frequency in this species and can be severely debilitating and, in some cases, lead to mortality. This webinar is aimed to provide an update on endocrine disorders in the…

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Published on: 04.05.2018
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Common African Pygmy Hedgehog diseases seen in practice

Presenter: Dr. Emma Keeble BVSc Dip ZooMed (Mammalian) MRCVS
RCVS Recognised Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine
Royal (Dick) School of Vet Studies
Edinburgh University

Category: Exotics Club

This webinar will review basic biological facts, housing and dietary requirements, handling techniques and clinical examination of the African Pygmy Hedgehog when seen in veterinary practice. Common clinical problems seen in this species will be discussed, including diagnosis and treatment of these conditions. This webinar will be a useful overview…

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Published on: 27.03.2018
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Update on the treatment of metabolic bone disease in reptiles

Presenter: Martyn Lewis BSc (Hons) BVM&S MRCVS
Senior Clinical Training Scholar in Herpetology
The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Category: Exotics Club

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Published on: 26.03.2018
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Treating zoo animals as part of a first opinion caseload

Presenter: Bronwyn Koterwas BA BVM&S MRCVS
Clinician in Rabbit, Exotic Animal and Wildlife Medicine and Surgery

Category: Exotics Club

Treating zoo species as a part of a first opinion caseload can be really rewarding in terms of team building, developing new skills and getting to work with more exotic animals. This webinar will walk you through the many considerations you should take prior to committing to having a zoo…

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Published on: 30.01.2018
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