HOARDING: A HUMAN-ANIMAL BOND DISORDER (Presented by: Dr. Lena DeTar, Assistant Clinical Professor of Shelter Medicine at Cornell University, in partnership with the Association of Shelter Veterinarians )
Dr. DeTar will explore this multifactorial issue, looking at the role of shelters, private practitioners, animal control, law enforcement, social services and animal welfare organizations. This presentation will include a case study of a shelter in Hawaii that was involved in a hoarding situation.
During this webinar Dr. DeTar will discuss:
-Recognition of potential hoarding situations
-Who to involve/intervene when suspicious
-What types of ailments to look for in animal victims
-Understanding which interventions may be successful, which not
-Understanding challenges faced by shelters and how to help
This webinar is approved for 1.5 hours of RACE CE credit for both veterinarians and veterinary technicians.
Registration is FREE for HSVMA and Association of Shelter Veterinarians (ASV) members.
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