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EXOT600-0403: Lions And Tigers And Servals, Oh My: Basic Medicine And Husbandry Of Non-Domestic Cats
Laurie Gage, DVM
April 22nd - May 6th, 2003
Interactive Sessions : Tuesdays; 4/22 and 4/29; 9:30 - 11:30 PM ET (US)
This 2-week course will describe basic husbandry, hand-rearing, enrichment, and housing for exotic cats. It will also discuss vaccination protocols, common (and not-so-common) medical problems, dental problems, anesthesia, and diagnostics for cats from 12 kg servals to 250 kg lions.
At the completion of this course, participants will have a good general overview of the medicine and husbandry of exotic cats.
MESSAGE BOARD DISCUSSIONS:
Discussions will begin on the start date of the course and will continue for 7 days following the last real time session.
CE HOURS: 4
Member/$58, Non-Member/$101 by April 8, 2003;
Member/$64, Non-Member/$112 after April 8, 2003
(This course is open to veterinarians, veterinary students, and veterinary technicians.)
For More Information on VIN's Upcoming CE Courses, check out http://www.VIN.com/CE/Catalog.htm
Note: "This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 4 hours of continuing education credits in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB's 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 for further information."
(Attendees are encouraged to check with their licensing jurisdiction(s) for information regarding recognition by the board.)
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
Continual Education Division
Veterinary Information Network
777 West Covell Blvd, Davis, CA 95616
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