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Title 
BEVA Donkey Medicine

Date 
Oct. 2, 2019

Location 
The Donkey Sanctuary , AI and EI Centre, Honiton, United Kingdom EX14 9SU

Description 
Do you have donkey clients? Are you sometimes called to examine a sick donkey or a welfare case? Would you like to refresh your knowledge of basic donkey medicine?

This course aims to cover the common donkey problems seen by UK vets – including how to recognise that they are ill, how to manage the over and underweight donkey, and preventative care.

With expert speakers and practical sessions set at the Donkey Sanctuary’s new hospital. This is not to be missed!

Please read and adhere to the BEVA Biosecurity Instructions for Practical Courses, which can be found here.

WHERE
The Donkey Sanctuary Veterinary Hospital Brookfield Farm Honiton Devon EX14 9SU

COURSE FEES
BEVA Members £245
Non members £490

KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES
• Develop an understanding of donkey pain behaviour
• Refresh your knowledge on hyperlipaemia, metabolic syndrome, liver disease
• Learn practical skills in body condition scoring, abdominal ultrasound and liver biopsy
• Be able to confidently identify correct preventative care for donkeys
• Interpret donkey blood results

COURSE ORGANISER
Alex Thiemann MA, Vet MB, Cert EP, MSc, MRCVS, Devon

SUITABLE FOR RCVS MODULES
B-EP3, C-E.1, C-E.3  

COURSE SPEAKERS
J.P.A.M (Thijs) van Loon ECVAA Assistant Professor, Utrecht
David Rendle BVSc, MVM, Cert EM, Dip ECEIM, Yorkshire
Karen Rickards, PhD, BVSc, MRCVS, Devon
Rebekah Sullivan, BVSc, Cert AVP (Int Med) MRCVS, Devon
Alex Thiemann MA, Vet MB, Cert EP, MSc, MRCVS, Devon

Website 
www.beva.org.uk/Education/CPD/Event-Deta...

Species 
Equine

Language 
English

Translations 
No

Organizers 
The British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA), Proceedings

Contact 
Sarah Bishop

Contact  Address 
BEVA Mulberry House, 31 Market Street, Fordham

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