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For Equine Vets Everywhere

Fundamental of Equine Emergencies

09 Oct 2019 08:45 - 17:00

A day course to improve decision-making skills in the following emergency scenarios; severe dyspnoea, the recumbent horse, the non-weight bearing lameness and how to approach and manage wounds. Pre-course online theoretical learning will allow for emphasis on the day to be placed on practical training and case-based discussions. A tour of Liphook Equine Hospital and Laboratory will be available after the course.

Pre-course Online Learning
Pre-course online learning available prior to the CPD day, which will include the underlying differential diagnoses and strategies for dealing with emergency presentations including colic, recumbency, periparturient emergencies, non-weight bearing lameness, and wounds.

Morning Lectures
Morning Lectures will cover practical tips and logical decision making in common emergency scenarios faced by ambulatory equine vets.

Afternoon Practicals will rotate through the following area:
• Wound assessment (cadaver legs)
• Bandaging and splint placement (live horses)
• Recumbent horse case scenarios (interactive session, online voting)

Liphook Equine Hospital Forest Mere Liphook Hants GU30 7JG

BEVA Members £240
Non-Members £480

Victoria South MA VetMB CertAVP (EM) DipECEIM MRCVS, Hants 

• Develop an understanding of how to approach emergency call outs and out of hours work.
• Refresh your knowledge on wounds and lameness.
• Learn practical skills in bandaging and wound assessment.
• Gain confidence in your approach to severe haemorrhage
• Gain confidence in your approach to acute dyspnoea

Tom Hughes MA VetMB Cert ES (Orth) DipECVS MRCVS, Hants
Victoria South MA VetMB CertAVP (EM) DipECEIM MRCVS, Hants
Rachel Tucker Bsc BVetMed MVetMed CertAVP (ESO) DipECVS MRCVS, Hants

Terms and conditions:

  • Cancellation more than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: A refund will be made less a 10% administrative charge.
  • Cancellation less than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: No refunds can be guaranteed, but if BEVA can resell the place a refund will be made less a 20% administrative charge.
  • Transfer of Delegate: Booked places can be transferred to another person. If the transferee is not a BEVA Member he/she will be liable for the difference between the Member and Non-Member delegate rates.
  • Insurance: All delegates must have appropriate liability and professional indemnity insurance.
  • Safety: Delegates must bring appropriate safety wear (coveralls, hard hats, boots etc) to courses involving practical sessions.
  • Data Protection: I understand that BEVA may pass my details to the organisers or sponsors of the courses unless I have specified otherwise.
  • Compliance: I am a qualified to undertake the procedures being taught, or I am in training for such a qualification, in which case I will make the organisers aware of my status.

By registering for this event, I confirm that I accept the above terms and conditions.

Liphook Equine Hospital,
Forest Mere,
GU30 7JG

Note: only online payments are accepted when booking via the website. If you do not wish to pay online please contact the office on 01638 723555