Free WAVMA CEPD Webinar: Cold Winter Season Health Problems in Koi Fish Kept in Outdoor Ponds.

No matter what species of fish you’re rearing (koi, goldfish, salmon, trout, barramundi, etc.), the fundamental principles of the health impacts of seasonally cold conditions in fish applies. If you’re growing fish below their optimal temperature range, this is a must watch!


Why is too much aeration bad for fish?
Why is too much water flow bad for fish?
Why can the shallows be dangerous?

"Do your fish get cold?"
If you answer YES, then
this webinar is for you!

Feel free to forward this announcement to colleagues.

Join this live interactive webinar on July 15, 2015 at 9:00 PM AWST (Perth, Western Australia). – Click to see the time in your local time zone.

Register here! at

Speaker: Dr Julius Tepper DMV, CertAqV – Long Island Fish Hospital, Shirley, New Your, USA.

This presentation introduces, and discusses problems and solutions for seasonal factors affecting the health of koi in ponds, when doing a complete veterinary diagnostic workup during the metabolically inactive cold season.

Learning Objectives – participants will learn:

1. physical and biological variables in ponds that need to be evaluated during cold weather veterinary workups.

2. how these affect the health of koi.

3. what can be done to mitigate these negative effects.

This webinar is suitable for veterinarians, vet techs/nurses, vet students and veterinary practice staff.

Interested but can’t join the live webinar? Register anyway!
Registrants will be e-mailed a link to view the webinar when the recording becomes available.

Want CEPD credit? (Registration is required)
Information on how to access the recorded webinar (at no cost), and a short knowledge & skills assessment (KSA or quiz) covering the webinar’s principle learning objectives, in order to earn veterinary Continuing Educational & Professional Development (CEPD) credit will be e-mailed to all registrants in 1-2 weeks after the webinar.

As CEPD credit can be used towards re-licensing or registration requirements to practice veterinary medicine, and requirements for becoming a WAVMA Certified Aquatic Veterinarian. We provide WAVMA Members a discount off the US$25 00 fee for earning CEPD credit ($5 for student members, $15 for all others).

Register now for this free live WAVMA WebCEPD webinar at After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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WAVMA WebCEPD Program Coordinator


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Yours sincerely,

Dr Richmond Loh
DipProjMgt, BSc, BVMS, MPhil (Pathology), MANZCVS (Aquatics & Pathobiology), CertAqV, CMAVA, NATA Signatory.
THE FISH VET, Perth, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA.
Mobile Aquatic Veterinary Medical & Diagnostic Services.
Ph: +61 (0)421 822 383
Skype: thefishvet
President WAVMA 2014


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