Latvian Equine Veterinary Assotiation
Jelgava, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, October 26-27, 2012
Svein is well known Nordic equine vet for many years. Used to be a professor at Oslo
Veterinary shcool. Then changed to extensive private practice, covering not only Norway,
but many countries, down to Saudi Arabia. Still lecturing in Norway and oversees and
partitipating in worldwide research projects. Expert in horse keeping in extreme winter
His main interest has always been equine respiration, as you will be able to experience
now. Exceptional lecturer, very practice oriented, being able to elicit enormous amount of
information from just making brief observations of the horse and some very basic on-spot
DAY ONE (October 26, 2012, 12.00 -17.00)
Focus on equine respiration and welfare.
1. Equine respiratory tract basics
• Signs and sympoms
• Basic examination at the stable
• Management of respiratory patient
• Treatment basics
2. Keeping horses outside 24/7
2.1. Is it all possible in coolclimate
2.2. How to manage sports and pleasure horses outside in winter
3. Healthy horse –
DAY TWO (May 25, 2012, 10 am- 4 pm))
Hands on workshop – respiratory signs and sympoms
10.00 -13.00 University stable Muski (~ 5 km from VetFaculty, ther is some public
Equine respiratory examination – practical techincs – hands on training.
Please – take your (favourite) stethoscope!
!!! DAY TWO – LIMITED TO
Served on first pay, first served.
before October 15 after October 15
DAY ONE 22 euro 30 euro
DAY TWO 30 euro 45 euro
BOTH DAYS 40 euro 55 euro
NB Vet students (proof required!) get 50% discount!
SEB bank, Code: UNLALV2X
Iban: LV63 UNLA 0050 0173 3837 0
LATVIAN ASSOTIATION of VETERINARIANS reg nr. 40008002739
Adress: Skolas iela 3, R
STATEMENT: Seminar with Svein BAKKE (+ name of partitipant)
both within a walking distance.
Contains NAME, E-MAIL, COUNTRY, PHONE NUMBER, (STUDENT STATUS)
Registration (by email only) and further information:
30 PARTITIPANTS !!!Ä«ga, LV-1010http://www.hoteljelgava.lv and hotel Zemgale http://www.zemgale.info are
+371 2928 7629
Kindly invites you to participate in two days seminar on