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.2 mins
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.
Elisabetta Mancinelli examines how to manage this species by assessing its natural behaviour and interaction with other animals.27 mins
Elisabetta Mancinelli takes a closer look at this condition and how it can be diagnosed, as well as suggesting various treatments.
Marie Kubiak explores vaccine options and precautions to be taken in various species, as well as complications caused by viral haemorrhagic disease type two in UK rabbits.22 mins
Guen Bradbury discusses the often practised habit of picking up rabbits and why an increasing body of evidence suggests this is unacceptable for owners and vets.
Elisabetta Mancinelli describes methods and locations to obtain blood, and volumes considered safe to withdraw in small exotics.
Nadia Wiseman and Livia Benato look at caring for this prey species while at the clinic and provide a stress-free environment to help give them a better chance to progress and fully recover.
While disorders of parrots' endocrine systems are rare, Yvonne van Zeeland insists the principles of diagnosis and treatment in mammals are a good starting point in suspected cases.
Elisabetta Mancinelli presents the second of a two-part article in the latest of her Exotics Encounters series.22 mins
Marie Kubiak discusses caring for some uncommon members of the squirrel family kept as pets in the UK, including Siberian chipmunks and Richardson’s ground squirrels.
Elisabetta Mancinelli tackles another topic in unusual pets in her latest Exotic Encounters column.22 mins
Elisabetta Mancinelli looks at the causes, preventive measures and methods of treatment for urinary stones found in this species.
Elisabetta Mancinelli provides advice on more unusual creatures in her latest Exotic Encounters.24 mins
Vetacademy has added a course on aquatic medicine for vets, vet technicians and aquarists working in the aquarium and aquaculture fields who wish to fast-track their knowledge and skills.