Canine pancreatitis – Current thoughts on diagnosis and treatment
Dogs with pancreatitis present with non-specific abdominal signs and we have a range of tests that are variably accurate. We will review the strengths and weaknesses of the tools we have available to make the diagnosis. In addition we will discuss current treatment recommendations.
Recording from 15 August 2019
Dr Darren Merrett BVSc, MVS, CertSAC, FANZCVS
Dr Darren Merrett graduated from The University of Melbourne in 1984 and completed internship/residency programs at the University of Melbourne (where he obtained a Master of Veterinary Studies) and then Bristol University. Whilst at Bristol University Darren obtained his certificate in Small Animal Cardiology from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. He obtained Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (Canine Medicine) in 1994 and founded a private referral practice at that time. Over the following years the medical referral practice has grown and now utilises the skills of four specialists, and one resident.