Common Diseases of the Backyard Chicken Patient (1606)
Companion Animal Medicine |  Avian
Saturday |  8:00 AM -  8:50 AM
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center||301A



Tracey Ritzman D.V.M., Dipl. ABVP
Cascade Hospital for Animals

Dr. Ritzman graduated from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1995. Dr. Ritzman is an associate veterinarian at Cascade Hospital for Animals in Grand Rapids, Michigan. <br>Dr. Ritzman is a board-certified specialist by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) in both Avian and Exotic Companion Mammal Practice. Dr. Ritzman enjoys teaching veterinary students and technicians in the field of avian/exotic animal medicine and surgery.

Presentation Info

CE Credit(s): 1.00
CE Level: 1


This presentation will provide an overview of the most common diseases of the backyard chicken patient.

Learning Objectives

1. Learn about the more common medical conditions of the backyard chicken patient

2. Learn about basic infections of the backyard chicken

3. Learn about basic diagnostics that can be performed for the chicken patient

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