The second of a two-part Exotic Encounters article by Elisabetta Mancinelli focuses on rats, looking at the latest findings in the species.25 mins
John Chitty explains the basics of handling rabbits during an examination and how practices can be more accommodating.
Livia Benato looks at the increasing problem of obesity in this species, size assessment and weight reduction methods.41 mins
Elisabetta Mancinelli discusses one of the most important diseases among females of all species, including humans.
Sonya Miles reports the case and treatment method of a rabbit that presented with symptoms of this condition.
Glen Cousquer and Kenneth Boyd continue their series on the ethics surrounding wildlife and exotic animal medicine and welfare.43 mins
Elisabetta Mancinelli discusses an alternative, non-invasive technique for sedating several species – including rabbits, pigeons and tortoises.
Sonya Miles describes the case of a panther chameleon that presented with these symptoms, along with grip weakness.14 mins
Sonya Miles reports on the case where a frog was diagnosed and treated for this condition, involving surgical removal.
Elisabetta Mancinelli discusses an animal frequently presented to rescue centres and private clinics for rehabilitation or treatment.
Great Western Exotics has promoted specialist Tom Dutton to lead the service after the retirement of its long-serving head Neil Forbes.4 mins
Bev Panto looks at how future vets are learning to handle and treat, with confidence, these pets rising in popularity.
Elisabetta Mancinelli looks at diagnostic testing in a commonly kept species in the latest Exotic Encounters spot.
Lorraine Peschard details the causes and treatment options for vestibular syndrome.5 mins
CPD provider Improve International has extended its range of one-day courses aimed at practitioners dealing with species other than companion animals, such as goats, alpacas and game birds.
Elisabetta Mancinelli discusses best practices for ensuring the right water intake for rabbits and rodents.26 mins
Carl Regan, Lisa Yon and Hany Elsheikha report results of a study of parasitic and bacterial infections from several species kept in captivity in the UK and India.
Glen Cousquer and Kenneth Boyd introduce the concept of how vets can ethically approach wildlife cases, in the first of a five-part article.