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Safe Capture Training

Chemical Immobilization and Anesthesia of Domestic and Wildlife Species

8:00 am–5:00 pm
Hardin Hall Room: 163 North
3310 Holdrege St
Lincoln NE 68583
Additional Info: HARH
Larkin Powell,
In Person Training lead by San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Academy (formerly Sand Diego Zoo Global).

Learn reliable, safe, and effective techniques for the species you work with and the scenarios you encounter!

This training provides the most complete, up-to-date instruction available on chemical immobilization of animals, presented in an easy-to-understand manner that is applicable to all experience levels. The instructors are veterinarians and biologists who specialize in remotely-delivered anesthetic agents. This program, which has historically been considered by many to be the standard in chemical immobilization training, is now part of San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Academy.

Typical Course Agenda:

Day One
Introduction/General Considerations
Medication Delivery Techniques
Capture Pharmacology
Dart Lab Video Presentation

Day Two
Species Specific Drug Dosages & Volume Calculations
Approach, Post Capture Care & Anesthesia Monitoring
Medical Emergencies
Human Safety and Accidental Human Exposure

There is a student discount of $100 off the price of the workshop, use code: SCIGEN100UNL

Early registration closes: April 21, 2023
General registration closes: April 30, 2023

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