This course is the definitive guide to the principles of sound dog breeding. If you're a veterinary assistant or preparing to become one, this course will help you understand the essential facts so you can knowledgeably converse with clients on the complexities of canine reproduction.
1 Prebreeding Assessment and Management
2 Female Reproductive Anatomy and Disorders
3 Male Reproductive Anatomy and Disorders
4 The Reproductive Cycle and When to Breed
5 Natural Breeding and Artificial Insemination
6 Reasons for Female Infertility: Uterine and Ovarian Disorders
7 Reasons for Female Infertility: Effects of Abnormal Estrous Cycles
8 Reasons for Male Infertility
9 Pregnancy Diagnosis and Care of the Pregnant Bitch
10 Whelping: Normal and Assisted (including cesarean)
11 Postpartum Disease
12 Neonatal Care: Birth to Six Months
Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.