4 REALITIES EXPOSED: A VISUAL TOUR OF
HEARTWORM DISEASEVeterinary technicians play a crucial role when it comes to educating
pet owners about parasitology. Having a strong knowledge base on heartworm disease empowers the vet tech to protect more dogs through prevention, education, and testing. This session provides a unique and memorable perspective on heartworm disease through images of real clinic cases that illuminate the true impact of these parasites on the dog’s health.
Take a close look at the reality of heartworm disease.
Examine the role of the veterinary technician in educating pet owners.
Provide a basic review of heartworm disease pathogenesis, including relevant canine anatomy.
Address common misconceptions about heartworm transmission and disease through case studies, photographs, and videos provided by renowned heartworm expert Dr. Stephen Jones.
All TC programs are approved for 1 hour of RACE Continuing Education
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