UC Davis Offers Free Horse Owner Education Seminar

The faculty members of the University of California, Davis (UC Davis), William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital Large Animal Clinic and the Center for Equine Health invite all clients and other horse owners to the first Client Education Seminar of 2012 on Feb. 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The meeting will take place in Room 1010 Gladys Valley Hall in the Health Sciences District of the UC Davis campus.

Meet faculty and resident veterinarians of the Equine Medicine Service who have combined forces to present important information for horse owners on:

  • Newborn foal care;
  • Oleander toxicity in horses;
  • Equine metabolic syndrome;
  • Equine herpes virus updates; and
  • Outcomes in the treatment of recumbent horses.

Lunch will be provided along with a question and answer session with:

  • Dominic Dawson, DVM;
  • Gary Magdesian, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, Dipl. ACVECC;
  • Nicola Pusterla, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM;
  • Anna Renier, DVM; and
  • Laramie Winfield, DVM.

This seminar is free, but reservations are requested. Interested parties are asked to respond by Feb. 22 to Lorna Robles at ldrobles@ucdavis.edu or 530/752-7024.

Donations are welcome to support the Equine Internal Medicine Service at the UC Davis Large Animal Clinic.

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