Continuing Education Webinar Series
View and sign up for our upcoming webinars, and view recordings of our past webinars.
February 5, 2014
April 9, 2014
More details about these and other 2014 webinars coming soon...
Past Webinar Recordings
Learn about the websites and social media platforms that can help you connect with pet owners, pet rescue organizations, and your veterinary colleagues while also getting the word out about your practice and showcasing your humane efforts and successes.
Presenter: Brenda Tassava, CVPM, CVJ | Original webinar date: December 4, 2013
This webinar educates veterinarians on basic concepts of backyard poultry medicine that they may encounter in practice with the recent upswing in backyard urban poultry owners.
Presenter: Lynne Luna DVM, MAM, DACPV | Original webinar date: October 9, 2013
Research reports on the effects of ovariohysterectomy and castration document many health benefits and certain specific health risks associated with these surgeries. This program is designed to make sense of the research.
Presenter: Philip A. Bushby, DVM, MS, DACVS | Original webinar date: September 13, 2013
This webinar presents basic instructions on how to recognize the most common signs of animal hoarding in a client situation.
Presenter: Jyothi V. Roberston, DVM | Original webinar date: June 5, 2013
This webinar presents a basic overview of the nature and types of disasters based on real cases and a detailed look at how to prepare a veterinary clinic for a disaster.
Presenter: Barry Kellogg, VMD | Original webinar date: March 6, 2013
This session focuses on how to quickly and easily modify handling and restraint techniques based on the behavioral response of the cat. Not only will you and the cat be calmer, you'll find that the cat is much more willing to comply with procedures.
NOTE: This recording will only be available until December 31, 2013.
Presenter: Sophia Yin, DVM | Original webinar date: February 13, 2013
This webinar imparts basic knowledge of the legal process they can expect if they report suspected non-accidental injury or neglect of a patient. The veterinarian’s role in how that legal decision is made is also discussed.
Presenters: Sherry Ramsey, Esq. and Lorna Grande, DVM | Original webinar date: December 5, 2012
Before the Rehabilitator Arrives: How to Provide Emergency Care to Wildlife Brought to Your Clinic or Shelter
This webinar provides basic instruction on how to provide emergency care for the most common injured and orphaned wildlife brought in to clinics or shelters.
Presenter: Roberto Aguilar, DVM | Original webinar date: November 7, 2012
This webinar provides veterinary students a helpful perspective about finding their first job after graduation. Questions that are addressed include: Should I consider an internship? What are the pros and cons of doing this? What factors should I consider when deciding which practice is the best fit for me? Where does animal welfare play a role in all of this? How about compensation and contracts?
Presenter: Gary Block, DVM, MS, DACVIM | Original webinar date: December 7, 2011
This webinar addresses elimination disorders in felines including different types of disorders (inappropriate elimination versus marking), the causes, and the diagnosis and treatments in both the clinic and shelter settings.
Presenter: Susan Krebsbach, DVM | Original webinar date: November 30, 2011
This webinar addresses the logistics and protocols for setting up a field surgery clinic and covers standards of care pertaining to a variety of protocols, including pre-operative care, analgesia, anesthesia, asepsis, recovery and patient aftercare.
Presenters: Susan Monger, DVM and Richard Bachman, DVM | Original webinar date: June 14, 2011
A seminar hosted by the International Animal Welfare Training Institute at UC Davis, featuring two HSVMA-RAVS veterinarians and a former HSVMA Leadership Council member.