BEVA Gastroenterology Fundamentals

Add to calendar

Event date

20 March 2018

Venue location

Defence Animal Centre,
Asfordby Road
Melton Mowbray
LE13 0GX


Sarah Bishop, 01638 723 555

Event type

Partner events


BEVA members: £240

Non-BEVA members: £480

Event Description

Please contact the BEVA office if you wish to purchase the Fundamentals of Equine Practice package -

Full course programme is currently being finalised. Topics covered in this course will be:

  • Diagnosis and management of colic to include: 
    • use of Vienna horse for rectal exam 
    • nasogastric intubation 
    • the art of refluxing 
    • how to peritoneal tap 
    • how to use in-house lab results 
    • FLASH scanning practical, decision making 
    • when to refer 
    • fluids 
    • client management
    • colic prevention
    • foal colic
  • Gastric ulcer disease 
  • Common causes of diarrhoea and their management 
  • Parasite control

Related events