Course Catalog

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Urinary Health

CaOx Prevention and the Story Behind Voiding Urohydropropulsion

In taking this course students will learn three principles to help ensure successful prevention of CaOx recurrence. They will also review the nonsurgical procedure, voiding urohydropropulsion, process and its history.

Chronic Kidney Disease: Diagnosis & Prevention of Progression

Participants will learn about diagnosis of CKD and prevention of progressive CKD. They will learn about SDMA and its effects, along with dietary and other available treatments. They will also learn risks associated with CKD treatments and the progression/states the disease presents.

Current Concepts: Treatment/Prevention of Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection

This course covers the latest concepts in the treatment of bacterial urinary tract infections, including how they develop, how to identify different bacteria, and the diagnosis and treatment of different types of UTIs.

Stuck In the Stone Age: What You Need to Know

Participants will gain a firm understanding of the successful management of canine urolithiasis and the options that are available to them. This includes the what, why, management, identification and prevention of stones. In addition to these items, learn the latest information on the management of struvite stones, understand retrograde urohydropropolusion, and how laser lithotripsy is performed.

To Pee or Not to Pee - A Senior Pet Dilemma

In this course, we will examine urinary incontinence, a medical condition found to affect the health and well-being of a large number of dogs, in particular with a focus on senior dogs. We will cover everything from recognition and identification of symptoms, examination room advice for talking to clients, and senior urinary incontinence issues to methods that help determine and evaluate the best course of treatment.

Urinalysis – Getting the Most from Liquid Gold

By the end of this course, you will understand the importance of a complete urinalysis, how to use the tools available to perform a urinalysis, and how to better use urinalysis results.

Urinary Incontinence Update

Participants will learn the latest information on canine urinary incontinence. This includes discussion of the urethral sphincter mechanism, the risk factors, breed frequency, age at spay, diagnosis, case studies, and urethral sphincter mechanism incompetence.

Urinary Incontinence Update 2019

In this course, participants will discover the latest findings in urinary incontinence in canines. The presentation covers the urethral sphincter mechanism, the risk factors, diagnosis and an in-depth case study.

Urine Soiling: Behavior? Urinary Disease? Making the Right Call

Participants will gain a firm understanding of the differences between behavioral soiling issues and urinary health soiling issues. They will learn how to identify if a pet has behavior issues or medical issues. Taking a closer look at what questions to ask pet parents, what signs to look for and everything needed to lead to a successful diagnosis.