Western Veterinary Conference: Feb. 15-19


The 87th annual Western Veterinary Conference will be held Feb. 15-19 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, NV.

Join me for two special events:

Tues. Feb. 17

SL and Mike Lappin NAVC 2015Feline Medicine in Practice: Prevention, Prevention, Prevention
with Dr. Mike Lappin
12:30-1:30 PM: Lunch session, Mandalay Bay Ballroom CD, Level 2
Learn about the most important feline zoonoses and how to prevent them, with practical tips on how to use preventive products on cats.
Sponsored by Bayer

Wed. Feb 18

Wet LabWet Lab: Diagnostic & Therapeutic Procedures for the Feline Patient
Oquendo Center, limited to 24 participants
1:30-5:30 PM (separate registration required)
Learn practical feline medicine procedures you can start using immediately, such as blind bronchoalveolar lavage, bone marrow biopsy, how to place feeding tubes, and more.

Upcoming feline medicine lectures: Atlantic Provinces Veterinary Conference; Apr. 26-27, 2014

Enjoy Maritime hospitality and feline medicine too in amazing Halifax, Nova Scotia for the Atlantic Provinces Veterinary Conference:

Sat. Apr. 26: Veterinary track

  • Cats, stress, & illness: what veterinarians need to know
  • FIV update: prevalence, diseases, and diagnostic testing
  • Diagnosis and management of weight loss in senior cats
  • Breathing easy: diagnosis & management of feline asthma
  • Feline idiopathic cystitis
  • Successful management of urethral obstruction in cats

Sun. Apr. 27: technician and client relations tracks

  • Let’s get moving: the constipated cat
  • My favourite feline medicine procedures
  • How to use feeding tubes in cats
  • How to make your clinic Cat Healthy

Upcoming feline medicine lectures: Shenandoah Valley Veterinary Conference; Mar. 21-22, 2014


Join me in beautiful Staunton, VA for 2 days of feline medicine at the Shenandoah Valley Veterinary Conference:

Friday March 21:

  • Management of diabetes in cats
  • FeLV and FIV update
  • How to use feeding tubes in cats
  • Diagnosis & management of weight loss in senior cats

Saturday March 22:

  • Cats, stress, & illness: what vets need to know
  • Understanding feline idiopathic cystitis
  • Management of urethral obstruction in cats
  • Let’s get moving: the constipated cat

Upcoming feline medicine lectures: Western Veterinary Conference; Feb. 16-20, 2014

Feb. 16-20, 2014: Western Veterinary Conference, Las Vegas, NV

Upcoming feline medicine lectures: North American Veterinary Conference; Jan. 18-22, 2014

Jan. 18-22, 2014North American Veterinary Conference, Orlando, FL

  • Masterclass: Oh Baby! Feline Pediatrics
  • Feline vaccination protocols: It’s a New World
  • Cats, Stress, and Illness
  • Next Level: Feline medicine brain teasers – practical tips from challenging cases (with Dr. Margie Scherk)
  • State of the Art: Feline Retrovirus Infections
  • Next Level: Feline Nutrition – Stem to Stern (with Dr. Craig Webb)
  • Lunch session: Feline Medicine in Practice – Less Excuses, More Action (with Dr. Michael Lappin)