Raptor Diet and Nutrition
Providing raptor patients with proper nutrition throughout the rehabilitation process can literally be a matter of life and death. From the time a patient arrives at your doorstep, making educated nutritional decisions is critical to the bird’s health and recovery. Learn how to decide the best approach to use when offering nutrition to a patient when it first arrives, the do’s and don’ts of feeding a raptor once it is stabilized, how to safely store and thaw food, and tips on how to get even the pickiest of eaters (osprey included) to consume the nutrition you offer.
This course has been approved by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards' Registry of Approved Continuing Education (RACE®) for 2 continuing education credits for veterinarians and veterinary technicians in 62 jurisdictions, including all of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and nine Canadian provinces: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, and Saskatchewan.