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Human-Animal Bond: Introduction to Hospice and Palliative Care

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    In this segment - Part 1 of a 4-part series - Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Veterinarian Dr. Cherie Buisson shares some tips for having discussions about end-of-life with pet owners. Discussion includes the elements of hospice and palliative care for pets, the importance of a team approach for supporting both the pet and the pet's owner(s), and how to evaluate quality of life and when to consider euthanasia.

    Running time: 29 mins

  • Sponsor: ASPCA Pet Health Insurance, Bio-Response Solutions, Euthabag, CAETA
  • Presenter(s): Cherie T. Buisson, DVM, CHPV


Featured Publications


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  • Acute and Chronic Pain Management

    This package includes 2 publications: 1) Acute Pain Management: A Case-Based Approach - Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management (Third Editio...  more
  • Anesthesia in the Critically Ill Patient

    Small Animal Critical Care Medicine (2nd ed), 2015, Chap 143, pp 759-766. Author: J Quandt. Member Fee: $7.95 - Login to Purchase
  • Recognizing Behavioral Signs of Pain and Disease

    Vet Clin of No Amer Sm Anim Pract 44(2014), pp 507-524. Author: D Frank. Member fee: $9.95; Login to Purchase and Download
  • Should stress management be part of the clinical care provided to chronically ill dogs?

    Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, Vol 10( 6), November–December 2015, Pages 489-495. Authors: Sandra L. Ni...  more