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Description

This six-week, online course presents the most common raptor injuries and illnesses encountered by those working with sick, injured, and captive raptors. Course materials cover clinical signs of distress, disease, and illness, as well as diagnostics and general treatment protocols using a case-based learning approach. The course also teaches you how to apply best practices to manage raptors during the rehabilitation process. Information provided is specific to fully-flighted raptors—post fledging age through adulthood.

This course offers up to 9 continuing education credits, as certified by Minnesota’s Board of Veterinary Medicine.

There is a weekly, live interaction with an instructor each Tuesday night of this course from 7:00 p.m. CT to approximately 8:30 p.m. CT. These live presentations will be recorded for alternative viewing times. Cancellations up to 24 hours before the class start are eligible for a full refund.

About The Raptor Center

Established in 1974 as part of the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine, The Raptor Center admits around 1,000 sick and injured raptors each year in our clinic, while helping to identify emerging environmental issues related to raptor health and populations.

An internationally renowned education facility, The Raptor Center trains veterinary students and veterinarians from around the world to become future leaders in raptor medicine and conservation.

In addition, The Raptor Center reaches over 100,000 people annually through its unique public education programs and events.

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