Get excited... registration is NOW OPEN!
We are thrilled to be back in person for 2023. This is sure to be a great day of learning with knowledgeable speakers, connecting with fellow veterinary colleagues and interacting with our symposium partners. There will be food and gifts included too!
Sunday - 10.1.23
8:00am - 5:00pm PST
The Proud Bird, LAX
11022 Aviation Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045
-6 hours of CE credit for DVMs & Technicians
-Breakfast, lunch and snacks
-Event gift bag
-Entry for all raffles
-Free parking on site
Diagnostic Imaging in the Emergency Setting: Tips and Tricks from the Radiologist
Just Keep Breathing - Respiratory Cases in the Emergency Room
Pancreatitis... or not?
Top 5 Tips to Improve Your Extractions
10 Key Insights for Managing Allergic Dermatitis
Surgical Intervention for Hepatobiliary Disease in Dogs & Cats
-- The Pump Rules! The Pharmacology of Cardiac Drugs
-- Breathe In, Breathe Out: Capnography Made Simple
-- Finding Your Niche: Enjoy the Journey in Veterinary Nursing!
Oral Trauma in the ER
The Path to Effective Postoperative Pain Management
Pumped Up: Blood Pressure Physiology, Monitoring, and Managing
We believe that science is the best path to giving your pet the best care possible. Trends come and go, but our nutritional philosophy is that science leads the way, creating food that stays a step ahead for your pet’s best life. True innovation doesn’t use a template, which is why Hill’s employs more than 220 veterinarians, qualified nutritionists and food scientists to understand what your pet needs to live the longest, happiest life possible. We know there is no straight line to discovery, so first, we ask “what if?” and then look to clinical studies that confirm results you can trust. As patterns and discoveries emerge, breakthroughs begin.
Mixlab is the modern, best-in-class pet pharmacy that is digitally transforming the veterinarian-led prescription medication process. We specialize in creating high-quality, custom medications and delightful experiences for pets, their parents and veterinarians. By putting service at the heart of everything we do, we're able to provide the best personalized care for our patients, as well as those who care for them. Mixlab is proud to be a PCAB-accredited compounding pet pharmacy.
JustFoodForDogs was created for the sole purpose of improving and extending the lives of pets. We achieve that goal by making Daily Meals for healthy pets, a line of Veterinary Support Diets, and Custom Formulations. 100% of the ingredients we use are certified for human consumption by the USDA. All of our recipes are cooked at minimum levels determined by the FDA in our own kitchens. We have a team of veterinarians on staff who formulate, research and regularly test all of our diets. All of our Daily Diets have passed extensive feeding trials using AAFCO protocols.
Only Cremations and Aquamation for Pets has been Southern California's premier pet cremation facility since 1995. We offer a full range of services including our solely-private cremations (we do not divide or segregate), communal cremations, and personalized private services in our Private Memorial Viewing Room. Our caring, compassionate staff is here to help you through this difficult time as you say goodbye to your loyal companion and best friend. We will be with you in your sorrow and grief when your beloved pet has crossed the rainbow bridge.
Dechra is an international specialist veterinary pharmaceuticals and related products business. Our expertise is in the development manufacture and sales of high-quality products exclusively for veterinarians worldwide. We are driven by our purpose of the sustainable improvement of local animal health and welfare.
Through our family of brands, Movora is the leading supplier of veterinary orthopedic implants, power equipment and instruments to veterinarians and veterinary surgeons worldwide. By partnering with key leaders in the veterinary technology space and renowned orthopedic surgeons, we provide our customers with industry-leading solutions and support. Unleashing the best veterinary outcomes. Together.
Wedgewood Pharmacy, now with Wedgewood Connect – our FDA-registered, 503B outsourcing facility - and ZooPharm, offers a full spectrum of compounded medications, ranging from highly-customized specialty medications to office use items that you always need on your shelf. Over 80% of the nation’s veterinarians enjoy our compliance-friendly dosage forms, industry-leading digital tools, dedicated account management team, rigorous quality standards, and an extensive formulary of over 40,000 preparations.
We're a leader in farm animal and pet health solutions, treating and preventing disease in more than 90 countries. We rigorously innovate to improve the health of animals, benefit our customers, support our causes and strengthen our communities. An enterprise of purpose-driven people, we believe healthy animals are key to solving some of the world's most pressing issues. At Elanco, we provide those who raise and care for animals with the products and services that empower them to address global challenges.
Blue Buffalo is the nation’s leading natural pet food company, feeding more than 23 million pet households annually. To provide veterinarians and clients with the best possible nutritional options for dogs and cats, our team of R&D experts, including PhD animal nutritionists, veterinarians, and food scientists, apply over 350 years of combined experience to diet formulation and study.
We are a global leader in the animal health industry and deliver first-in-class innovation for the prediction, prevention, and treatment of diseases in animals. For veterinarians, pet owners, farmers, and governments in more than 150 countries, we offer a large and innovative portfolio of products and services to improve the health and well-being of companion animals and livestock.
Since our founding in 1999, we have grown rapidly to become the fifth-largest animal health group globally. Ceva offers a growing line of products to meet the health needs of companion animals, poultry, and swine. Our expertise centers on the two fields of pharmacology and biology, where we have dedicated teams that aim to meet the specific demands of each species.
The company’s North American headquarters are located in Lenexa, Kansas. The global headquarters is located in Libourne, France. Over 6250 employees are based in 46 countries supporting business in over 110 countries across the world. We have 12 R&D centers and 25 production sites.
Our goal is to guarantee high quality products that surpass our client’s expectations and improves patient outcomes. We believe that when a customer purchases one of our products that we have entered a relationship that will last a lifetime. Our company is family owned and operated that treats all entering employees as family who work cohesively to ensure that the best products are patient side. We understand that animals are a part of many families today and feel our purpose is to better their lives through our products. Our mission, vision, and guiding principles lead the way for a prosperous future for all those relationships we have made along the way.
Royal Canin was founded back in 1968 by a vet with a vision - to improve the health of cats and dogs through nutrition. That mission still drives everything we do. We focus our attention on the unique needs of cats and dogs. That obsession with detail is what makes it possible for us to deliver precise, effective nutrition, and help them become their magnificent best.
We do something very simple at CareCredit: we help people get the care they want for themselves and their families.
And, for us, that's very important. Together, with over 250,000 health-focused provider and retail locations, we're helping people access care. Thousands of times each day, people are using their CareCredit health credit card to get care for a beloved family pet. We help make it easy for people to get the care they want and need, right when they need it, without having to delay treatment or appointments
Pawpals® are unlike traditional clay impression kits because they require No kneading, mixing, baking or drying. Just lift the frame, press the paw into the patented mold material and you've created a lasting memory! Creating that unique Client-Pet-Veterinarian bond. Available in 2 sizes with the large fitting all larger breed pets. Veterinarians enjoy the simplicity of Pawpals® and that clients leave their hospital with a lasting memory in hand. For pet owners facing the unfortunate loss of a pet, Pawpals® has proven to help reduce the anxiety and assist with closure.
PetDx® – The Liquid Biopsy Company for Pets™ is a San Diego-based molecular diagnostics company. Its flagship product, OncoK9®, enables veterinarians to detect cancer in dogs with a simple blood draw. As a first-in-class multi-cancer early detection (MCED) test, OncoK9 employs cutting-edge genomic analysis that leverages next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology and proprietary bioinformatics algorithms, empowering veterinarians to provide superior care to canine patients.
Vet-Ray Technology by Sedecal: Sedecal manufacturer of Veterinary specific X-ray products has grown to be the world’s largest Veterinary provider of over 20 different Digital, Dental and Analog configurations for small and large animal applications. Sedecal specializes in products for Companion Animal, Equine, Zoo Animals and Universities across the world.
Today, present in more than 100 countries, we have maintained our independence and our essence. Linking the needs of caregivers with the latest technological advances, our innovation ecosystem delivers a practical range of products and services to diagnose, prevent and treat the majority of pathologies, all while improving the quality of life for animals. Thanks to our offer, supported by a manufacturing base that meets the highest international quality standards, we have been forging personalized relationships with veterinarians, farmers and pet owners in each country for more than 50 years. Through these privileged partnerships, we are all moving forward together to shape the future of animal health, a fascinating territory at the crossroads of societal, health and environmental issues.
Your experience as a customer, drives everything that we do. Focused on Orthopedics, Instrumentation and Suture we will provide you with industry leading quality at price points that drive your success. Trust us for innovation, quality, and value, all delivered with the industry’s most personalized service.
Valley Drug And Compounding Pharmacy have been serving the community of California since 1989. We've proudly taken on the role of improving California's health care by providing fast and personalized service. Being a compounding specialty pharmacy allows us to create custom and personalized medication to meet you and your pet's needs. At our pharmacy, your family is our family and you'll feel the genuine care of our expert pharmacists and friendly staff in our service. Stop by today and let Valley Drug And Compounding Pharmacy become part of your family.
Purina is committed to the health of every pet—especially those who have unique nutritional needs. When veterinarians recommend these formulas, it’s because they trust Purina’s expertise. The science behind these therapeutic diets represents a collaboration between Purina nutritionists, researchers and veterinarians.