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The traditional methods of handling were to scruff, stretch and force-restrain cats. The result?bites, scratches and technicians who were unsure of how to keep safe. Learn low stress towel wrap techniques that will help you handle cats with skill and ease. Cats will remain calm and cooperative, and technicians will be confident handling the patients they see. Attendees will: 1. Learn how to apply six towel wraps to use on cats to keep them feeling comfortable and secure and a seventh wrap for emergency situations. 2. Recognize the common handler errors that can cause cats to struggle instead of calming down. 3. Evaluate which wraps are appropriate for a given cat and how to evaluate when to choose something else.
Speaker(s):Dr. Sophia Yin