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Dinner’s Ready … Feeding Reptiles in Care
A presentation about methods of feeding reptiles in rehabilitation
Ending It All… Euthanasia of Reptiles
A presentation euthanasia of reptile and amphibians with an emphasis on wildlife
Feeling Blue… Common Medical Conditions in Blue Tongue Lizards
A presentation going over the common conditions we see in Blue-Tongue Lizards
Filling in the Cracks… Shell Fractures in Turtles
A presentation detailing the current modern methods of shell repair technique in freshwater turtles.
Four Vets and A Turtle
A Broad shell Turtle was presented to North Shore Veterinary Hospital after being treated at a veterinary practice in Albury, NSW. The turtle had sustained severe fractures to the carapace and required orthopaedic surgery to repair it. The turtle needed later surgery to remove eggs due to internal damage. She was then rehabilitated by a turtle carer who successfully hatched her eggs.
Handle With Care… Handling and Transportation of Reptiles
A presentation about methods of handling and transporting reptiles for wildlife carers.
Power Up!… Heating and Lighting for Herps
A presentation on an overview of heating and lighting for herpatofauna
Real Estate Made Easy… Housing Wild Reptiles
A presentation about methods of housing reptiles in rehabilitation.
Reptile Biology… What Makes These Animals Tick
A presentation detailing the special biological features of reptiles that make them unique.
That’s Gotta Hurt… Wound Management in Reptiles
A presentation about modern methods and products used for the treatment of wounds in reptiles.
The Things You’ll See… Examples of Reptile Wildlife Cases
Case reports of 6 wildlife cases that have been treated.
Dr Shane Simpson BVSc(Hons), GCM(VP)
Veterinarian with an interest in reptiles and amphibians