Livestream: Canine Wellness Workshop
October 17, 2020 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET
Have you always had a passion for rescue dogs and shelter animals? Want to turn that passion into a career? Get a head start by joining our live session with Ross Vet Alumna and current faculty, Dr. Andrea Peda, and learn all about shelter medicine, including the basics of handling and treating canine patients!
This is your chance to:
- See how to properly handle, examine, and check the vital signs in dogs
- Learn to identify common medical problems seen in stray and feral canines
- Hear more about pursuing shelter medicine as a veterinarian
There will be plenty of time for Q&A, so bring your questions! Use the button below to add a reminder to your calendar so you don’t miss this live event.
How to join: When it is time to start, just visit the Ross Vet Facebook or the Ross Vet YouTube page. You will see our livestream broadcast. If you arrive early, just refresh your page at the scheduled starting time and the broadcast will appear.
About Our Host
Dr. Andrea Peda is a small animal veterinarian with a master’s degree in shelter medicine from the University of Florida. She graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2009 and currently works at her alma mater as a clinical instructor. She is also head of the university’s spay/neuter program and has started the first ever shelter medicine wellness program for 7th semester students.
Dr. Peda is the faculty advisor for Ross Vet’s student animal welfare and rescue organizations, and truly enjoys educating students and the community on animal medical and behavioral health and well-being. She loves the island of St. Kitts, where she calls home, and continues to dedicate her work towards helping the community and their pets live happier and healthier lives together.