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EXOT402-0108: Rabbit Physiology, Husbandry and Behavior
Thomas Donnelly, BVSc, MS, DACLAM
David Vella, BSc, BVSc(Hons)
January 22 - February 12, 2008
Real-time sessions: Tuesday evenings, January 22, 29 and February 5; 9:30-11:30 pm ET (USA)
This course will discuss rabbit physiology, husbandry and behavior.
Week 1 (January 22):
Physiology, husbandry, nutrition, physical exam
Week 2 (January 29):
Normal Behavior, e.g., social, eating, drinking and sexual behavior
How we can use these behaviors to train rabbits
Bonding and group behavior
Rabbits as prey animals
Week 3 (February 5):
Abnormal Behavior Problems
Treatment of Abnormal Behavior
Behavior that signals illness
Aggression toward other rabbits or people
MESSAGE BOARD DISCUSSIONS:
Discussions will begin on the start date of the course and will continue for one week following the last real time session.
CE HOURS: 6
Member/$100, Non-Member/$169 by January 8, 2008;
Member/$111, Non-Member/$188 after January 8, 2008
Course registration open to veterinarians and veterinary staff.
Required Textbook: None
Recommended Textbook: None at this time.
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"This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call VIN at 1-800-700-4636 for further information."
COURSE WITHDRAWAL AND REFUND POLICY: Withdrawal prior to the listed start date of a course entitles the registrant to a complete refund or a credit toward a future VIN CE course, whichever is preferred. Withdrawal within 1 week after the listed start date (i.e. including no more than one real-time session) entitles the registrant to a credit toward any future VIN CE course. (Does not apply to courses with only one real-time session.) After the first real-time session, a registrant may withdraw due to special circumstances and receive prorated credit towards a future VIN course. These requests will be handled on an individual basis. The amount of the prorated credit will be determined based on 65% of the time remaining in the course at the time of withdrawal. It is not possible to withdraw retroactively.
Note: To ensure rapid handling of your request for withdrawal, we recommend that you call the VIN office at 1-800-700-INFO.
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