Nursing the Bird Patient with Sean McCormack

The College of Animal WelfareTime: 6.00 CPD HoursCourse fee: £265
Birds can be challenging patients to nurses in the veterinary practice setting. By understanding the biology and behaviour of birds, and how they differ to our mammal patients, we can have far greater success in nursing and treating them.
This full day course will build your knowledge and confidence in caring for birds and will cover the following:

  • Bird ID, husbandry, handling and hospitalisation
  • Anatomy and common clinical conditions
  • Clinical techniques and parameters (feeding, venous access, fluid therapy, pharmacology)
  • Safe and successful anaesthesia techniques, tips & tricks
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