Don´t panic if there is an exotic pet entering the practice! Here you can find the training stations about all animals with feathers and scales.

close-up of the head of a cuddly toy parrot
parrot, photo: Julia Dittes

Flying and crawling next to each other

Learning objective:

how to deal with patients correctly, how to pick up a bird out of its cage

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

 

Learning objective:

how to deal with a patient correctly, how to pick up a reptile out of its cage

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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Repetition of the anatomical basics

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Institute of Veterinary Anatomy

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interpretation of different radigraphs and ultrasound images

The Department of Birds and Reptiles provided a range of different cases for this station. The images can be examined at all computers with a special software.

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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correct fixation of the different reptile patients for various examinations and sampling

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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taking a blood sample of tortoises and lizards correctly, know the blood sampling sites with their advantages and disadvantages

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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administering a correct intramuscular injection to diverse reptiles

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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doing a correct rinse of cloaca in reptiles

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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Administering a correct subcutaneous injection to reptiles

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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doing a correct examination of the oral cavity in birds, Handling and fixation of the patient for that reason

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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taking a correct swab sample in birds, how to do a swab sample in the special case of Chlamydia psittaci

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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doing a correct crop rinse and taking a sample

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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Administering a correct subcutaneous injection to a bird

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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Administering a correct intramuscular injection to a bird

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

Learning objective:

taking blood samples in birds correctly

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Department for Birds and Reptiles

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