26 August 2021
The role of the equine veterinary nurse in equine obesity management
Watch the trailer below for “The role of the equine veterinary nurse in equine obesity management” by Marie Rippingale and Siobhan Robinson.
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Obesity in equine patients is becoming a serious concern in the veterinary industry. Obesity leads many patients to suffer from secondary disorders unnecessarily. During this live webinar obesity and associated disorders will be discussed. Videos will be presented demonstrating correct condition scoring techniques for both horses and donkeys. Recommendations for owner education relating to obesity management formulated and discussed including the use of weight clinics and feeding programmes.
- Discuss obesity in equine patients and its associated conditions.
- Present current methods of condition scoring for equine patients.
- Formulate recommendations on how to educate and support owners on weight management.
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