Are You Seeing Backyard Poultry? Here's a Crash Course on Care and Where to Find Information (1382)
Companion Animal Medicine |  Avian
Sunday | 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center||301A



Cheryl Greenacre DABVP-Avian, DABVP-ECM
University of Tennessee

Dr. Cheryl Greenacre is boarded in both Avian Medicine and Exotic Companion Mammal Medicine through the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners. Prior to joining UT in 2001, she held a similar position at the University of Georgia for 10 years, and has been teaching avian and exotic animal medicine to veterinary students, training avian and zoological medicine residents, providing practitioner continuing education, and treating avian and exotic animal patients for over 20 years. She is the Immediate Past-President of the Association of Avian Veterinarians, and recently published a book 'Backyard Poultry Medicine and Surgery - A Guide for Veterinary Practitioners'.

Presentation Info

Audience: CE Pathway: Branch Your Practice Into New Markets
CE Credit(s): 1.00
CE Level: 1


Overview of general care of backyard poultry including how to care, feed, and house chickens, including chicken terms and identifying breeds. Discussion of sources of information available for veterinarians who treat chickens.

This session is part of CE Pathway: Branch Your Practice Into New Markets

Learning Objectives

1. How to care for chickens appropriately

2. Learn sources of backyard poultry information for everyday practice

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