December 6 - 7, 2013
This program will provide valuable information for veterinarians, veterinary technicians, owners, handlers, and trainers.
Silent Auction &
with hors d'oeuvers
and live music!
December 6th, Friday 6:30-9:00pm
|Friday's Program will concentrate on:
- Field trial dogs, and
- Search and recovery dogs
Sessions will provide an overview of the activity, dog selection,
relevant rules/regulations, training/conditioning for the event, competition/working tips, factors affecting performance, preparing for performance, lingo and jargon used in the sport/activity, and known injuries/conditions that result in withdrawing from competition/work or retirement. Demonstrations of the activities, with a question and answer session.
Saturday's Program will include:
- Nutrition for performance
- Common condition limiting performance
- Evaluating dogs for potential problems
- Warming up, stretching, cooling down
After lab sessions will include warm-up and cool down, stretching, and ball use; patient evaluation for owners and trainers - quick palpation for swelling and pain; anatomy lab - surface palpation using live dogs, skeletal and muscle anatomy using skeletons and plastinated specimens.
Rick Delmar Smith
Limited seating available!
All proceeds to benefit
CanineSports Medicine Research
Cost: DVM's or Owner's or
Vet Techs Handler's
12/6 only $199.00 $75.00
12/7 only $199.00 $75.00
12/6 & 7 $375.00 $150.00