Dipl. American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Feline Practice)
Bytown Cat Hospital
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Behaviorists
Veterinary Behavior Consultants, St. Louis MO
Drs. Susan Little & Debra Horwitz are two of the well-known feline interested veterinarians in North America. Dr. Little is board certified in feline medicine by the ABVP and owns two feline only practices in Ottawa, Canada. Dr. Horwitz is a world renowned behaviorist who will present a series of lectures on how she manages common feline behavioral problems. The speakers promise these lectures to be informative, fun and practical.
|Friday October 7, 2022
|7:15 am – 8:00 am
|7:15 am – 8:00 am
Friday October 7, 2022
8:00 am – 1:30 pm
The effects of stress and anxiety on medical and behavioral health in cats:
Approach to upper respiratory tract disease in cats
Approach to lower urinary tract disease in cats
All stressed out – feline idiopathic cystitis
Sweet & sour: low stress management of the diabetic cat
Let food be thy medicine – nutritional support for hospitalized cats
How to approach chronic diarrhea in cats without losing your mind
Speaking the same language: communicating with cat owners
Making friends with cats: how to be more cat-friendly in your practice
Think like a cat-yes they can be trained!
Licking and twitching in cats-seizure disorder or behavioral?
Urine marking, why it happens and what can you do about it?
Stress, House soiling, and feline intercat aggression-what’s going on?
Stress, House soiling, and feline intercat aggression-part two
Feline Enrichment-keeping cats happy
Aggressive behaviors directed toward people, what does it mean?
Update on medications in behavioral medicine
This seminar is approved for 16 CE hrs.
This program has been submitted for 16 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions, which recognize AAVSB’s RACE approval; however, participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and /or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call IVS at 800-487-5650 for further information.
IVS complies with the following guidelines:
Speakers are recognized specialists
Mandatory recorded attendance
Submission of attendance to AAVSB RACEtrack program
Complete seminar notes
Approved for 16 CE hrs by the AAVSB Race program
The Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort is a perfect tropical paradise located just of the coast of South Carolina on world-renowned Hilton Head Island. Situated within the private community of Palmetto Dunes our exceptional service and 4-Diamond facilities are among the finest. Come experience the luxury of the Hilton name. The beach is only the beginning.
The Omni has recently undergone a complete renovation: including the front entrance, lobby, meeting facilities, fitness center and Ocean Tides Spa. Outdoor areas are revitalized including beach access and pool access, updates to both the upper and lower courtyards and the addition of another great fire pit near the HH Prime deck. The whole family will enjoy the new kid’s splash zone along side our amazing new 3,600 square feet, zero entry Family Pool.
Of course, our guests traveling without kids, may want to choose our newly renovated Adult Pool for some peaceful rest and relaxation. Nestled in the middle of our new pool complex is the beautiful new Buoy Bar. Order your favorite beverage and something from our extensive menu while taking in magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean. With all the beautiful renovations, we have maintained the lavish, sub tropical landscaping and exotic garden atmosphere that has long been the signature of the resort.
Our spacious rooms are the largest standard rooms on the island. Every detail in these luxurious rooms is designed to maximize the resort’s unique oceanfront character. Each room features a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, fridge, toaster, and coffee maker, ceiling fan, two telephones, hairdryer, iron and board, in-room safe and private balcony.
Group Room Rate: $.00 dbl/night plus taxes & resort fee.
Additional fees & taxes (subject to change without notice):
Resort Services Charge is charged in the reduced amount of $20.00 per night plus sales tax (currently 11%). The Resort Services Charge provides all group attendees the following amenities.
Check-In: 4:00pm | Check-Out: 11:00am
Cancellations: You can cancel up to 14 days prior to scheduled arrival without penalty. You will be charged for your complete stay if you cancel within 14 days of your scheduled arrival or if you are a no-show or depart early.
Hilton Head Island is located just off the coast of South Carolina, approximately 45 minutes from Savannah Georgia. The Island is 12 miles long and 5 miles wide and is widely acclaimed as one of the great sports and recreational destinations. The Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort (formerly the HiltonOceanfront Resort) is located oceanside next to 12 miles of sandy beaches. Inland you will find creeks, lagoons and forests and an abundance of wildlife. October is a wonderful time to be in the low country of South Carolina. The crowds have gone and the weather is wonderful!
Golf – 15 Championship courses by:
Tee times can be arranged upon arrival or by calling the golf center at 800-827-3006.
The Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center is rated among “The 50 greatest U.S. Tennis Resorts” by TENNIS MAGAZINE.
Driving Direction from North or South
Take I-95 to Exit #8. Take Hwy 278 East for 25 miles towards Hilton Head Island. After crossing the Island bridge, continue on Business 278 to Palmetto Dunes, which is located on the left hand side 8 miles from the Island bridge. Make a left hand turn at traffic light into Palmetto Dunes, and after one mile you will arrive at a guard gate. State that you are a guest of the Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort (formerly the Hilton Oceanfront Resort) and obtain a pass and continue. The Resort is located on the left side. No motorcycles permitted. There is also a regional airport, Hilton Head Island Airport – HXD serviced by several airlines.
Veterinary technicians are welcome- there is an $80 seminar registration discount. Enter “techsaver” as the promotion code.
16 CE hours
complete seminar notes
submission of attendance to AAVSB RACEtrack program
breakfast and breaks daily
Online registration is easy and fast.
But please confirm your hotel reservations prior to completing your registration or booking flights. Many Hotels are selling out many months ahead of our seminars. If you need to book a hotel room, click the link to the online hotel registration page. If none is available for your selected seminar, please fill out our hotel request form or contact our office at 800-487-5650. Please note that hotel rooms are not confirmed until you receive confirmation from the hotel (if you booked online thru our group link) or from our office for hotels that do not offer the online link.
IVS is now required by AAVSB RACE to upload your completed attendance into their “RACEtrack” system. Your state of license and your license number are required for all seminars starting in January 2022. More information is available at https://www.aavsb.org/ce-
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