By: Angela M. Lennox, DVM, DABVP-Avian, ECM; DECZM-Small Mammal Course Objectives: To quickly identify respiratory emergencies in birds through client phone description and at-a-distance visual examination To quickly formulate a plan for
By: Angela M. Lennox, DVM, DABVP-Avian, ECM; DECZM-Small Mammal
- To quickly identify respiratory emergencies in birds through client phone description and at-a-distance visual examination
- To quickly formulate a plan for stabilization and determine when immediate intervention is required, e.g. measures such as placement of an airsac breathing tube for upper airway obstruction
- To formulate a reasonable diagnostic plan to help implement the best therapy
Angela M. Lennox is a graduate of Purdue University, where she serves as an adjunct associate professor. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioner (ABVP) in both Avian and Exotic Companion Mammal Medicine, and the European College of Zoological Medicine in Small Mammal medicine. She has practiced exclusively exotic animal medicine since 1991, and lectured extensively throughout the US and internationally, including at IVECCS. Dr. Lennox is past president of the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians, and has authored and edited many books, book chapters and scientific articles. She resides outside of Indianapolis with her husband of 30 years and 4 daughters.
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