Veterinary CE Webinars


Earn free CE credit and learn about nutrition from the comfort of your own home. Each webinar will be brought to you by Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets or the Purina Institute, and will feature a new topic and expert speaker.


Watch past webinars now or register to stream upcoming live webinars – all free! Webinars will take place Wednesdays at 8 pm EST/5 pm PST.


Life Stage Nutrition

Andrea J. Fascetti VMD, PhD, DACVIM (SA, Nutrition) University of California, Davis
Cecilia Villaverde Haro BVSc, PhD, DACVIM (Nutrition), DECVCN Expert Pet Nutrition

Tips on When and How to Engage Clients in Nutrition Conversations


Addressing Client Questions & Concerns

Marge Chandler DVM, MS, MANZCVS, DACVIM (SAIM, Nutrition), MRCVS Vets Now Referrals
Shoshana Verton-Shaw RVT, VTS (Nutrition) University of Guelph

Tips for Guiding Clients to Reliable Information on Pet Food


Senior Pet Cognition

Holger Volk DVM, PhD, PGCAP, DECVN, FHEA, MRCVS University of Veterinary Medicine Hanover
Lisa Radosta DVM, DACVB Florida Veterinary Behavior Service
Julie A. Churchill DVM, PhD, DACVIM (Nutrition) University of Minnesota

Tips on Managing Cases and the Role of Nutrition


Dietary Elimination Trials

Galia Sheinberg DVM, ESP, DLACVD Dermatologia Especializada CVM
Alison Manchester DVM, DACVIM Colorado State University
Martha G. Cline DVM, DACVIM (Nutrition) Nestlé Purina PetCare

Tips for Successful Conversations That Facilitate Compliance


Evidence-Based Selection of Supplements in Clinical Practice

Marge Chandler, DVM, MS, MANZCVS, DACVIM (SAIM, Nutrition), MRCVS
Michael R. Lappin, DVM, PhD, DACVIM

Today’s pet supplement market has grown substantially over the past few years, with more companies offering a wider range of products and claims—often directly to pet owners. Given the numerous choices, how can veterinary professionals know if a particular supplement is both safe and effective?

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The Role of Client-Friendly Communication in Managing Pet Obesity

Jason Coe, DVM, PhD

Gathering a comprehensive patient history is a fundamental step in developing an effective weight management plan. In this webinar from Jason Coe, DVM, PhD, you’ll learn the 5 stages of pet owner readiness to change, communication strategies, and more.

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The Lighter Side of Obesity: Making Weight Loss Fun & Inspiring for Families

Deborah Linder, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Nutrition)

Obesity conversations don’t have to be full of frustration. This webinar from Deborah Linder, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Nutrition), will provide creative strategies for engaging and motivating families through example cases and ready-to-use tools to expand a clinic’s weight loss toolkit.

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Adverse Food Reactions: Using Diet To Your Advantage

Dr. Alison Manchester, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

In this webinar, Dr. Manchester will discuss how to recognize chronic GI patients likely to improve with dietary therapy, next steps and much more.

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Harnessing The Power Of Fiber To Manage Diarrhea In Dogs & Cats

Dr. Valerie Parker, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVN

In this webinar, Dr. Parker discusses how to quantify fiber and different situations in which fiber supplementation may prove useful in controlling stool quality.

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New Insights Into Canine Epilepsy Management

Dr. Holger Volk

Dr. Holger Volk discusses the nutritional options in the management of canine epileptic patients, which antiepleptic drugs have the highest efficacy, and how treatment of canine epilepsy can still include side effects and other factors that impact canine quality of life.

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The Clinical Importance Of Managing Hydration In Cats

Dr. Andrew H. Sparkes

In this webinar, Dr. Sparkes discusses why optimizing hydration can be particularly important in cats with diseases that predispose water loss.

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Advances In The Monitoring Of Diabetes Mellitus In Small Animals

Dr. Deb Greco

In this webinar, Dr. Greco discusses the various techniques available to monitor diabetic patients and the advantages and disadvantages of each.

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The Big Three: Fear, Anxiety And Stress

Dr. Lisa Radosta

In this webinar, Dr. Rodosta discusses how fear, anxiety, and stress affect overall health and well-being, and how to approach these cases in clinical practice.

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Wound Healing: Reckoning With The Past, Understanding The Present, And Creating The Future For A More Inclusive Veterinary Profession

Dr. Courtney Campbell

In this webinar, Dr. Courtney Campbell discusses the benefits of a diverse and inclusive veterinary profession and how to effect change.