Earlier this year, the FDA concluded a report about the dangers of dog bone treats. Coby Richter, DVM, DACVS, blogs about an example of why dog bones can cause fatal complications.

Every time I walk by the bulk bins in certain grocery stores, I recall a beautiful middle aged Boxer dog that died because her family decided to give her a new treat. She’s not the only death from a...

There are a handful of unique considerations that you should take into account before gavage feeding an avian patient. And while it may seem intimidating, knowing a few tips ahead of time can help you prepare! Sarah Harris, CVT, VTS(ECC) walks through the basics of gavage feeding in the avian species.

In this one hour lecture, review the importance of completing cytology in-house even if you are not a pathologist. Review the basics of staining and evaluating blood smear with Critical Care Specialist Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh, DVM, DACVECC. <br></br> This talk is specifically RACE-approved for 1 DVM or 1 Technician CE credit. <br />

Whether through careful planning or by accident, often our pet owners find themselves with expectant pets. Learn from Veterinarian Christy Michael, BVMS, about some of the questions that have come across the phones at DoveLewis, and answers to help guide your own clients. <br></br> This talk is specifically RACE-approved for 1 DVM or 1 Technician CE credit. <br /> <a href...

Another year of learning is in the books! Thanks so much for being a part of the atdove community and making 2019 great. Take a moment to look back on all you've accomplished this year, and what you hope to learn next! See you in 2020!

Vascular access can be extremely difficult in the avian species. Learn from DoveLewis Veterinary Technician Sarah Harris, CVT, VTS(ECC) about important considerations while working with these patients.

No business is immune to the risk of employee fraud, and the results can be especially devastating to small clinics. In this session with Chief Financial Officer Rona Amadon, CPA, learn some of the most common ways to commit occupational fraud, and more importantly, the most effective ways to deter and/or detect it. <br></br> This course has been approved by the Certified...

Sonny, a 12-year-old, male castrated Chihuahua was presented to the Dove Lewis emergency department. Sonny’s owner reports three episodes of syncope that day. Two events occurred after running up the stairs, and one while drinking from the water bowl. During these episodes Sonny acutely fell to his side, vocalized loudly, then appeared limp and unconscious for less than 30 seconds.  The...

Hank, a 10-year-old male neutered coonhound, presented for a 10-day history of gastrointestinal signs including vomiting and diarrhea that improved with hospitalization and medical management at an emergency hospital. Radiographs taken the first day of clinical signs were concerning for small intestinal obstruction, however an abdominal ultrasound taken the following day revealed gas and fluid...

Review recent cases at DoveLewis and discuss a practical approach for imaging emergency and trauma patients. Learn key concepts and expert tips for high-quality image interpretation, which provides better diagnoses of acute illnesses and injuries. <br></br> This talk is specifically RACE-approved for .5 DVM or .5 Technician CE credit. <br />

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