A course aimed at helping vets and veterinary nurses improve their knowledge of elderly cat care will take place this September.

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CPD event aims to help vets and VNs provide ‘gold standard’ care for elderly cats.

Hosted by Vet Professionals, the two-day CPD course will run from 21-22 September at the Aztec Spa Hotel in Bristol.

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Guest speakers include feline experts Sarah Caney, Danielle Gunn-Moore and Vicky Halls. They will present a series of bite-size presentations covering a host of topics, such as:

  • how to diagnose cognitive dysfunction
  • how feline behaviour changes with age
  • pancreatitis

A spokesman said: “With elderly cats forming an increasing proportion of our caseload, it’s more important than ever to provide ‘gold standard’ care.”

For more information, including prices and early-bird discounts, visit www.vetprofessionals.com

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