This class will introduce the important of incorporating nutrition into daily practice. The veterinarian and pet owner's ability to provide single source nutrition gives a distinct advantage over human medical professionals to prevent and treat diseases in pets. This module will also describe methods for making nutrition profitable through obesity programs and better compliance with prescription diet recommendations. This module will also discuss how to interpret pet food labels, discuss nutrient considerations for various ages and lifestyles, and describe manufacturing practices to consider when evaluating companies. After completion, participants should be able to summarize information found on pet food labels and gain confidence when choosing over the counter pet foods.
After completion of this one hour program, participants will
RACE Program Approval Number: #120-17396
The Nutrition Case Manager programs falls under The University of Tennessee College of Outreach and Continuing Education and is administered by Northeast Seminars.