Managing Osteoarthritis in the Dog

Dr Sylvestre will discuss the successful management of OA; this is so much more than dispensing medications!  Topics include: Why exercise is the key to OA management; creating an effective exercise program that will fit in your client’s life; Evidence based information on various popular modalities and of course, medications and surgeries.

Managing the GDV Patient

Drs Sylvestre and Brock will discuss the GDV dog.  The topics that will be addressed include: Assessing and stabilizing the patient pre-op; Decompressing the stomach; Safely administering anesthesia; Derotating the stomach and the gastropexy; Intro-operative and post-operative monitoring; How to stay out of trouble!