Research shows that a significant share of performance horses are afflicted by a digestive tract disorder. Yet, available diagnostic and treatment approaches limit the veterinarian’s ability to successfully address the issue. Learn how this affects the practice, and how to get ahead of the curve.
Equine Digestive Health and the Veterinary Practice
Sundays, 9pm ET
Wednesdays, 9pm ET
Natalie Cooper, DVM – Freedom Health VP of Veterinary Medicine
After an early career at the USDA and in private practice, Dr. Natalie R. Cooper joined Freedom Health as Vice President of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. In this role, she is responsible for education, outreach and oversight of research and development programs related to the management of equine gastrointestinal health and SUCCEED products. Dr. Cooper passionately serves fellow veterinary professionals and horse enthusiasts.
How GI Health is Leaving Your Equine Practice Vulnerable
Learn about the evidence indicating there are horses in your practice right now with GI tract issues you aren’t even aware of. Find out what the current research shows—and what you can do about it.
Research-based, educational session with Natalie Cooper, DMV.
In this 52-minute session, Dr. Natalie Cooper will present evidence-based information on the challenges facing veterinary practice in managing equine GI health and potential solutions.
The importance of the equine gut to horses, to owners, and to equine veterinary practices.
With the rigors of breeding, training and competition compounded by modern husbandry practices, your clients’ horses are prone to digestive health problems. They are more widespread than you may realize, especially conditions affecting hindgut.
Limitations in current diagnostic and treatment approaches.
It’s a real possibility you may be missing clinically significant GI pathologies in your patients–and opportunities to provide better care for horses and better business for your practice.
Potential solutions for improved diagnostics and care.
Get acquainted with a simple, convenient, affordable and reliable diagnostic aid for detecting the presence of GI pathologies in horses. And once you’ve identified a problem, recommend a treatment method that is natural, addresses the entire GI tract, gets at the root issues, and works toward prevention.
Plus, Earn a CE Credit
1 Credit Hour
AAVSB RACE accredited
The Equine Digestive Health and Veterinary Medicine webinar course meets the requirements for 1.0 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB’s RACE approval. You will be provided with a link to a short online test at the conclusion of the webinar. You must pass with 70 percent of the questions answered correctly to receive your certificate.
Participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education.