March 25th,
2018

The avian orthopedics lab is focused on practical fracture repair and orthopedic injury management in birds. The basic approach to fracture classification to guide prognosis and management for captive birds as well as practical fracture repair techniques for passerines, parrots and larger birds to include multiple techniques for bandaging and splinting of the leg, foot and wing. External fixation of various fractures will be practiced using carcasses of various avian species.

Maximum participants: 12
CE Credits: 4.6

Questions & Registration

Wisconsin Exotic Animal Veterinary Conference

Cost

$400

Location

University of Wisconsin-Madison
2015 Linden Dr.
Madison, WI 53706

Faculty

Jill Heatley, DVM
DACZM, DABVP