RWAF 2019 Owner Conference notes by download


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We are able to offer owner conference notes for the 2018 conference.  The programme was as follows


TimesChairSally Hibbert
9.00-10.00Molly Varga BVetMed CertZooMed DZooMed (Mammalian) MRCVSDiseases of the gut.
This lecture will cover gut stasis, diarrhoea etc, when to worry, and what to do until you can get to the vets, how your vet is likely to approach a case and what the tests mean/what information they give, possible treatments and managing rabbits that aren’t eating at home.
10.00-11.00Richard Saunders BSc (Hons) BVSc FRSB CBiol DZooMed (Mammalian) DipECZM (ZHM) MRCVS RCVS Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine (Mammalian)Therapeutics. This lecture will cover what is licensed, what is safe and how to administer them.
11.00-11.30Debbie from Hipra giving an update on RVHD2
11.30-12.00Coffee Break
12.00-1.00Craig Hunt BvedMed Cert SAM DZooMed MRCVS RCVS Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine (Mammalian)Dentistry. Craig will cover x-rays, what can owners do, and what you can expect your vet to do.
1.00-2.00Livia Benato European Specialist DVM CertZooMed ECZM MRCVS diplomate in small mammal medicineDermatology. This lecture will focus on a practical approach to rabbit dermatology, and the most common presentations will be discussed.
3.00-4.00Katie Frimston & Finn McCullyKeeping rabbits in the 21st Century – a collaborative workshop
4.00-5.00Guen Bradbury MRCVSWhat should you know about handling your rabbits?
5.00-6.00Dr Jane TysonOverview from RSPCA / Bristol University Housing research and putting it into practice