Rabbits: Surgical Solutions and Emergency Essentials

Molly Varga
Molly Varga
Vet Theory

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This one day course with Molly Varga is designed to give delegates confidence with rabbit surgery and emergency treatment.

Wednesday 8th October 2025
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
The Pickle Factory - 14 Bowden Street, London, SE11 4DS
7 Hours CPD
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£295.00 + VAT (Non-Member price)

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  • Description

    Rabbits are the third most common pet in the UK, but since they are seen less frequently than cats and dogs, gaining familiarity with their treatment is more challenging. As a prey species, rabbits also present later in an emergency and display more subtle clinical signs. In addition, their surgeries are more complicated due to their small size and need for delicate tissue handling.

    This course aims to give delegates confidence dealing with emergency cases and managing patients through surgery. The lectures will describe how to use known surgical techniques and apply them to procedures beyond neutering and cystotomy while discussing how to reduce complications.

    Topics to be covered include:

    • Common rabbit emergencies and how to stabilise them 
    • Anaesthesia- getting the rabbit asleep and keeping it that way
    • Analgesia- more than just Meloxicam!
    • Introduction to rabbit surgery - getting the basics right, including neutering and transferable skills
    • Rabbit abdominal surgery
    • Rabbit ear surgery
  • Reviews

    Oliever Zuaznabar

    Very instructive course, was amazing lecturer. Thanks.
    Vet Theory Attendee

    Florina Georgiana Naciu

    Very approachable tutor, good energy and positivity through out the day. The topic was explained in details. It has had a good impact on my work-life as I am planning to implement everything that I have learned.

    Kallopi Veniamin

    The course was very informative. Delivered in a way that was very clear and concise. Thank you!

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