Course Materials

community cat managment

Humane Solutions that Communities Need

From legal issues to surgical techniques, this course provides a complete toolbox for effectively managing unowned cats.

For more information, view or download the Course Syllabus.

Monday  |  Tuesday  |  Wednesday  |  Thursday  |  Friday

Monday, August 4 2014

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Time Session Presented By
8:00am – 8:30am Registration
8:30am – 9:30am

Course Introduction & Virtual Tour

Related Operation Catnip Materials

Dr. Julie Levy
9:30am – 9:50am

Feline Castration

Dr. Brenda Griffin
10:00am – 10:50am

Spay, Pregnancy, Flank Approach

Dr. Karla Brestle
11:00am – 11:50am

Surgical Complications

Dr. Karla Brestle
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Clinic Tour

Dr. Julie Levy
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Spay Demonstration

All
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Dry Lab

All
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Homework Webinars

Dr. Brenda Griffin

Tuesday, August 5 2014

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Time Session Presented By
7:30am – 8:00am Class Photo
8:00am – 1:00pm

Clinical & Surgical Rotations

All
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm – 2:30pm

Clinical Rounds

2:30pm – 3:20pm

Is This Cat Feral?

Presentation Notes

Dr. Brenda Griffin
3:30pm – 4:20pm

The Art of Cat Trapping

Presentation Notes

Dr. Brenda Griffin
4:30pm – 5:30pm

Cat Handling, Trapping, & Colony Management

Panel Discussion
5:30pm – 7:00pm Break
6:30pm – 7:30pm

Trapping Training

CCC Trapping Protocol

 

Dr. Brenda Griffin
7:30pm – 8:00pm

Cat Trapping Overnight

Teams

 

Wednesday, August 6 2014

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Time Session Presented By
7:00am – 8:00am

Intake of Trapped Cats

8:00am – 1:00pm

Clinical & Surgical Rotations

All
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm – 2:30pm

Exam 1

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Trapping Rounds

3:00pm – 3:50pm

Medical & Surgical Considerations

Presentation Notes

Related Papers

 

Dr. Julie Levy
4:00pm – 4:50pm

Anesthesia, Analgesia, & Monitoring

Presentation Notes

Anesthesia 

Dosage

Dr. Julie Levy
5:00pm – 5:50pm

CPR of Community Cats

Dr. Chito Pablo

Thursday, August 7 2014

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Time Session Presented By
7:00am – 8:00am

Return Trapped Cats to Field

8:00am – 1:00pm

Clinical & Surgical Rotations

All
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch

Maddie’s Certificate in Shelter Medicine Meet & Greet Luncheon

Dr. Terry Spencer
2:00pm – 2:30pm

Exam 2

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Clinical Rounds

3:00pm – 3:50pm

Determination of Gender & Reproductive Status

Presentation Notes

Dr. Brenda Griffin
4:00pm – 4:50pm

Cryptorchidism, Uterus Unicorni, & Other Anomalies

Presentation Notes

Videos

Dr. Karla Brestle
5:00pm – 5:50pm Medical and Surgical Issues Panel Discussion

Friday, August 8 2014

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Time Session Presented By
8:00am – 1:00pm

Clinical & Surgical Rotations

All
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm – 2:30pm

Exam 3

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Clinical Rounds

3:00pm – 3:50pm

Community Cat Management

Presentation Notes

Public policy

Operational recommendations

Environmental impact

Cats and caretakers

Dr. Julie Levy
4:00pm – 4:30pm

Humane Alliance

Dr. Karla Brestle
4:30pm – 5:00pm

TNR Programs, MacGyvers, & Innovations by Participants

Panel Discussion
5:00pm – 6:00pm

Course Wrap-up, Evaluations, & Certificates

Dr. Julie Levy