Be better prepared for birds!

Everything You Need to Know about Birds (Not Chickens!)
Mini Series

Discover the essentials required to deal with birds in practice in this easy to attend, fully guaranteed, Online Mini Series™ from CPD Solutions

  • Packed with top tips and expert advice on avian essentials for veterinary practice
  • You have a whole year’s access to recorded sessions and study notes for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money – you learn without traveling or paying for accommodation, childcare or petcare
  • Watch the recordings across all devices
  • Self-assessment quiz to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification

This was a comprehensive course giving detailed information about avian practice.

The course instilled confidence that we are approaching avian patients with the most up to date information.

What will I learn on this course?

Session 1

Husbandry, Nutrition, Clinical Examination and Grooming Procedures

  • Avian nutrition
  • How pet birds should be kept and the common pitfalls
  • Clinical history taking
  • Safe handling
  • Species identification
  • How to perform a succinct clinical examination
  • Grooming procedures
  • Avoid disasters when administering routine treatments!

Session 2

Critical Care, Anaesthesia and Diagnostics of Birds

  • How to stabilise sick birds and obtain a diagnosis...
  • Fluid therapy
  • Nutritional support
  • Hospitalisation
  • Imaging
  • Anaesthesia and analgesia
  • Blood sampling sites
  • Cytology and faecal testing

Session 3

Medicine and Surgery of Avian Species

  • Treatment and diagnostic recommendations for a variety of common conditions....
  • Respiratory disease
  • Feather plucking
  • Gastrointestinal diseases
  • Neurological disease
  • Reproductive disease
  • Trauma management
  • Surgical indications

Meet the Presenter....

Kevin Eatwell

BVSc (Hons) DZooMed (Reptilian) Dip ECZM (Herp) MRCVS RCVS Recognised Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine ECZM Recognised Veterinary Specialist in Zoological Medicine (Herpetological)

Kevin Eatwell has been working in the field for over 20 years.

He has spent time working in first opinion and referral work and has worked in wildlife rehabilitation, for zoological collections, clinical pathology laboratories.

He is currently senior lecturer and Head of the Rabbit and Exotic Practice at the Hospital for Small Animals, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh.

Watch the recordings at a time convenient to you!

The explanation of the course topics was clear and concise, I was able to easily take notes and comprehend the material.

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12 months access to recordings and course materials is included

Please note that these are webinar recordings and not live events.
Full details on how to access the Mini Series will be emailed to you.


Take advantage of the easy Online Mini Series™ format and increase your confidence when dealing with avian patients in your practice

Just £397 + VAT*

  • Overseas customers outside the EU will not be charged VAT.
  • Overseas customers in the EU; provide your VAT number and we will refund the VAT.
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Price includes...

  • All 3 sessions
  • Notes and quiz (8 hours CPD)
  • PLUS unlimited access to recordings and all course materials for 12 months!
  • No traffic jams or accommodation hassles
  • No child or pet care to arrange
  • No rota clashes to worry about and no locum cover needed

Just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource


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Very thorough and comprehensive courses. The course notes are a great addition too.

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