Exotic Pets

Exotic Pets – Small Mammal I

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Warsaw / Poland

09.05.2022 – 13.05.2022

EURO 2.150.-

EURO 2.050.-(early registration deadline: 22.11.2021)

Total hours: 40
ATF hours (Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland): TBA
ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): 5

Principal Course Master:

Dr. Charly Pignon, Dipl. ECZM (FR)

Course Masters:

Dr. Thomas Donnelly, Dipl. ECZM (SM), Dipl. ABVP ECM, Dipl. ACLAM

Small Mammals are more and more popular worldwide, and there is more demand from the owners to have the best quality of care for their animals like with dogs and cats. Small Mammals Medicine is a relatively new specialty with an important amount of new scientific data published. It could be difficult to remain updated in this context.
This Small Mammals Course is aimed to the practitioners who are willing to improve their knowledge on these species and to develop this type of consultation in their practice.
Course Objectives
– to acquire a solid theorical (through lectures) and a practical (through wetlabs) expertise to develop a small mammal consultation.
– to master clinical reasoning allowing the management of the main pathologies the principal Small Mammal species seen in consultation.

Course program (subject to change)

Monday, 09/05/2022
8:30-8:45 Welcome
8:45-10:30 Anatomy with clinical implication in ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs an rats Donnelly .
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Nutrition n ferrets, rabbits and rodents Donnelly
13:00-14:30 Lunch Break
14:30-16:30 Wetlab anatomy in ferrets and rabbits (dissection) Donnelly
16:30-17:00 Coffee Break
17:00-18:30 Wetlab anatomy in rodents (dissection) Donnelly
Tuesday, 10/05/22
8:30-10:30 Diagnostic imaging technics (radiography, ultrasound, CT scan) and normal images Pignon .
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Dentistry in rabbits and rodents Pignon
13:00-14:30 Lunch Break
14:30-16:30 Wetlab rabbits dentistry (dental trimming, dental extractions) Pignon
16:30-17:00 Coffee Break
17:00-18:30 Wetlab rodents dentistry (dental trimming, dental extractions) Pignon
Wednesday, 11/05/22
8:30-10:30 Respiratory diseases in ferrets, rabbits and rodents Donnelly
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Ophthalmology in ferrets, rabbits and rodents Donnelly
13:00-14:30 Lunch Break
14:30-16:30 Gastroenterology in ferrets Pignon
16:30-17:00 Coffee Break
17:00-18:30 Gastroenterology in rabbits and rodents Pignon
Thursday, 12/05/22
8:30-10:30 Uro-nephrology in ferrets, rabbits and rodents Donnelly
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Biochemistry in ferrets, rabbits and rodents Donnelly
13:00-14:30 Lunch Break
14:30-16:15 Biochemistry interactive clinical cases in ferrets and rabbits Donnelly
16:15-16:45 Coffee Break
16:45-18:30 Ultrasound interactive clinical cases in ferrets and rabbits Pignon
Friday, 13/05/22
8:30-10:30 Neurology in ferrets, rabbits and rodents Donnelly .
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-13:00 Hematology in ferrets, rabbits and rodents Donnelly
13:00-14:30 Lunch Break
14:30-16:00 Wetlab hematology, cytology in ferrets and rabbits Donnelly
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-18:00 Ultrasound interactive clinical cases in ferrets and rabbits) Pignon
18:00-18:30 Casus and conclusion of the course.

Course location

Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW, Nowoursynowska street 159 C (building # 22), 02-787 Warsaw, Poland