Dr. Hess shares recent updates on proventricular dilatation disease
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Dr. Hess recently had the privilege of attending the 1st International Conference on Avian, Herpetological, and Exotic Mammal Medicine in Germany - one of the most interesting educational experiences she have ever had as a veterinarian. At the conference, one lecture topic discussed that really stood out in was the deadly infection, proventricular dilatation disease (PDD) - a very hotly researched area in bird medicine these days. To hear more about what she learned about PDD, check out her article on


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