HANDLING OF EXOTIC PETS

Participants:

Veterinarians and veterinary nurses

Objectives of the workshop:

The participants will achieve skills of safe handling and full clinical examination of reptiles.

Program:

1-1,5 hour: Theory, Lectures in the Copenhagen Zoo Auditorium
3 hours: Practical hands-on exercises in separate groups.

Practical exercises will be on:

  • How to grab and lift
  • Handling
  • Displaying where to give injections and take blood samples

There will be no invasive procedures.

Instructor:

Carsten Grøndal, DVM, PhD, Chief Veterinarian Copenhagen Zoo
Beth Fledelius, DVM, Hjortekaer Exotic Animal Clinic

Registration Fee: E 145.00

Payment on line when you register for the main program