Webcasts
2022-10-27
01:09:27 min
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Content presented by Sheri Ross, BSc, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM (IM), Dipl. ACVNU (founding member)
The International Renal Interest Society (IRIS) Guidelines provide management recommendations for each stage of chronic kidney disease (CKD). While dietary modification remains the mainstay of medical management for patients with CKD, advances in the management of uremic symptoms have improved the quality and quantity of life for many canine and feline patients with CKD. During this webcast, Dr. Sheri Ross will review the dietary and pharmacologic management of the most common metabolic...
2022-10-27
59:13 min
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Content presented by Alison Manchester, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM (SAIM)
Most dogs with chronic enteropathy will experience clinical improvement with dietary therapy, but knowing when, why, and how to implement diet as therapy can be challenging. During this webcast, Dr. Alison Manchester will use both theoretical and case-based approaches to navigate these hurdles to maximize the benefits of diet in chronic enteropathy patients. She will also emphasize communication strategies known to improve client compliance with regard to nutritional therapy, as well as help...
2022-10-05
45:13 min
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Content presented by Beatriz Monteiro, DVM, PhD, PgDip, ISFM Adv Cert FB | B. Duncan X. Lascelles, BSc, BVSc, PhD, CertVA, DSAS(ST), Dipl. ECVS/ACVS
This webcast is presented as part of our series on canine osteoarthritis addressing pathogenesis, disease awareness, canine and owner quality of life, and osteoarthritis management, including new developments. How can we diagnose osteoarthritis in the early stages and slow down disease progression? In this webcast, Professor Duncan Lascelles challenges common perceptions of osteoarthritis: Learn more about the first clinical signs of osteoarthritisDiscover the factors that lead to a successful...
2022-10-04
01:04:57 min
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Content presented by Sarah Wilson, BScH, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM (nutrition)
Each Wednesday in October, join a Canadian Academy of Veterinary Nutrition expert as they address some of the specific nutritional challenges associated with aging pets. This is the first session in the CAVN 3rd Annual fall live webinar series: Keeping our pets' golden years, golden. Review of the role nutrition can play in dogs with cognitive disease. Discussion of the nutrients shown to be beneficial in cognitive health as well as monitoring and feeding strategies that can help address the...
2022-10-03
01:01:15 min
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Content presented by Jackie Parr, BScH, DVM, MSc, Dipl. ACVIM (nutrition)
Each Wednesday in October, join a Canadian Academy of Veterinary Nutrition expert as they address some of the specific nutritional challenges associated with aging pets. This is the second session in the CAVN 3rd Annual fall live webinar series: Keeping our pets' golden years, golden. Review of the broad impacts of obesity and overweightness on cats and dogs as they ageReview of current research on obesity communication, with an emphasis on the challenges we must overcome as veterinary...
2022-10-02
53:24 min
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Content presented by Younès Chorfi, DVM, PhD
Each Wednesday in October, join a Canadian Academy of Veterinary Nutrition expert as they address some of the specific nutritional challenges associated with aging pets. This is the third session in the CAVN 3rd Annual fall live webinar series: Keeping our pets' golden years, golden. Maintaining lean body mass can impact pet health and longevity. We will review the role of nutrition in maintaining lean body mass in aging pets.
2022-10-01
51:05 min
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Content presented by Francisco Poblanno, DVM, DVSc
This is the fourth session in the CAVN 3rd Annual fall live webinar series: Keeping our pets' golden years, golden. Review of the role of nutrition in the management of patients with ostheoarthritis: patient assessment, key nutritional factors and nutraceuticals.
2022-09-30
01:04:50 min
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Content presented by Valerie Parker, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM (SAIM, nutrition)
Why should we care about fibre and when should it be used? In this webcast, Dr. Valerie Parker discusses different ways to think about fibre to help patients with GI issues, while presenting clinical situations in which veterinary teams might reach for fibre. She also describes two recent cases to illustrate a few points and benefits.
2022-09-10
57:42 min
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Content presented by Susan Kilborn, DVM, DVSc, Dipl. ACVIM | Lisa Carioto, DVM, DVSc, Dipl. ACVIM | Tatjana K. Mirkovic, BSc, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM
While antibiotics can certainly be beneficial or even lifesaving for some pets with chronic gastrointestinal (GI) disease, for others these drugs are unnecessary and may even be harmful. Recent data has revealed both the lack of evidence to support antimicrobial efficacy and the negative impact of short and long-term use of antimicrobial drugs on the microbiome, which plays an important role in health and immunity. In addition, antibiotic overuse may lead to the rapid development of resistant...