21 Sep 2020

Exotic Animal - Biology, Nutrition, Husbandry and Diseases of Ferrets and Fish; Unusual Mammalian Pets, Amphibians and Invertebrates

Swindon

Objectives

Key learning objectives Day One:

  • Diagnose and treat ectoparasitic, bacterial, fungal, viral and neoplastic skin disease in ferrets
  • Diagnose and treat diseases affecting the gastrointestinal, respiratory and urogenital systems in ferrets
  • Understand infectious diseases in ferrets such as distemper, tuberculosis, Aleutian disease and human influenza
  • Assess disease patterns, environmental factors and fish husbandry and apply these to quarantine and disease prevention strategies
  • Perform clinical examinations and have a knowledge of anaesthesia, medication and therapeutics with respect to fish
  • Diagnose and treat common skin diseases, ocular disorders, respiratory and internal disease and have an understanding of the principles of fish surgery

Key learning objectives Day Two:

  • The husbandry and diseases of small pet marsupials such as sugar gliders, wallabies and opossums
  • Understand the husbandry and diseases of pet skunks
  • The husbandry and diseases of Procyonids such as the raccoon and kinkajou
  • Understand the husbandry and diseases of Herpestids such as the dwarf mongoose and meerkat
  • The husbandry and conditions affecting pet amphibians
  • Understand the husbandry and diseases of invertebrates

Key information

Exotic Animal - Biology, Nutrition, Husbandry and Diseases of Ferrets and Fish; Unusual Mammalian Pets, Amphibians and Invertebrates
21 Sep 2020
22 Sep 2020
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2 Day Course
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Day 1
09:00 Registration
09:30 Course starts
17:00 Course finishes
Day 2
08:30 Registration
09:00 Course starts
16:30 Course finishes
12 CPD hours
Swindon
Simon Girling
£1,195.00 + VAT