Phil Barnes
NorthStar VETS


Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at 1:00 PM EST
Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 11:55 PM EST

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Waiting for the
Poop Explosion: 
Rabbit GI Stasis

When faced with a rabbit who is not eating or pooping it’s a medical emergency that needs quick action and appropriate treatment. The question is how and why did they end up in this predicament in the first place? This lecture outlines the various causes of GI stasis, GI anatomy and physiology, diagnostics to facilitate an accurate diagnosis, and the medical or surgical managements available to treat the condition successfully. In no time all your GI stasis bunnies with be pooping and eating up a storm!

RACE Approval-Pending For 1 CE Credit Hour


Kristin Britton, DVM
Avian & Exotics

Dr. Britton graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. She went on to complete a small animal rotating internship at the Animal Emergency Medical Center in Torrance, CA. She was then accepted into a wildlife specialty internship in medicine and surgery at The Wildlife Center of Virginia. Dr. Britton then traveled to Saskatoon, SK to complete a wildlife, exotic, and zoological internship at the University of Saskatchewan’s teaching hospital. She then accepted an ABVP Avian Residency position at the Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics in Bedford Hills, NY. Dr. Britton has worked with a wide variety of exotic pets, wildlife, and zoological animals ranging from as small as a vole to as large as a whale.