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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
What is meant by small mammals? Small mammals in this document refer to those species commonly kept as pets, not including dogs and cats, for example, rodents (rats, mice, chinchillas, guinea pigs), rabbits, and ferrets.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
When one speaks of pain management in dogs they are discussing one species with research to back up their statements.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
This lecture will provide an overview of emergency management of critical avian patients by addressing emergency preparedness, supportive care, empirical drug therapy (e.g. antibiotics and supplements), nutritional support, oxygen therapy and oxygen therapy
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The biochemical profile helps the veterinarian evaluate a patient's metabolic status through three specific groups of tests (metabolites, tissue enzymes and electrolytes).
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Castration techniques for exotic mammals include scrotal, prescrotal and abdominal surgical approaches.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Collection of blood for diagnostic testing can be challenging in exotic pet mammals, especially in smaller species.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Renal disease in avian species is a relatively common occurrence in clinical practice and can be caused by a number of disease processes.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The purpose of this paper is to provide a brief review of important aspects of perioperative management.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Proper nutrition for companion avian species has long been and still is a central focus of avian veterinarians and aviculturists.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
This article will discuss methods of recognizing and diagnosing clinical liver disease in avian species including clinical signs, laboratory testing, diagnostic imaging, biopsy, histopathology and culture.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
This paper will provide an overview of selected infectious diseases that avian practitioners are likely to see in a clinical avian practice.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The ferrets are mammals in the Mustelid family.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 15, 2007
Dr. Jeffery Jenkins demonstrates basic handling and restraint in rabbits.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 15, 2007
Dr. Jenkins demonstrates a general physical examination in rabbits.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2007
Rabbits naturally prefer to have a specific site for elimination, so you can easily train your rabbit to eliminate in a litter box.