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Exotic-animal medicine

Apr 30, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Even if exotic pets aren't your thing, have you considered giving your veterinary business a boost by boarding these special pets?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 30, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Data from the AVMA shows that the popularity of exotic pets continues to grow.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
Atherosclerosis is a devastating disease common in older birds and often associated with sudden clinical decline and unexpected death.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
Raising backyard poultry can be rewarding not only for the production of consumable eggs and meat, but also for companionship and personal enjoyment.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
Respiratory disease is relatively common in companion birds.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
The vast majority of companion birds have not been surgically or chemically altered and are fully capable of experiencing natural hormonal influences on the reproductive tract and the body as a whole.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
As stated in the accompanying lecture, Introduction to Backyard Poultry, bio security is an essential part of any poultry health management program.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
As avian practitioners, it is our ethical obligation to reduce and treat pain and stress in our avian patients.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
A clinic or veterinary facility planning to see critical exotic animal cases needs to do some homework.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
Antimicrobial agents are commonly used in avian practice for the treatment of certain infectious diseases.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2015
These gentle birds are a great way to start with avian species.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 30, 2015
Take a peek at how this turkey with a tennis-ball sized tumor was successfully treated.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Oct 07, 2014
Here’s what I wish everyone at veterinary practices knew about exotics veterinarians.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 03, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
Often even routine medical procedures on large carnivores require that the animal be anesthetized. Here, Ryan DeVoe, DVM, MSpVM, DACZM, DABVP, clinical veterinarian with Disney’s Animal Kingdom, tells a tale of his staff staying chilled out while attending to a polar bear.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 26, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
Special report from CVC Kansas City.