Nutritional support of hyperlipaemic donkey

Alexandra K. Thiemann
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Simple advice regarding donkey food preferences can assist owners in restoring appetite to donkeys with mild hyperlipaemia. As the disease progresses further intervention with nasogastric tubing, intravenous fluids and total parenteral nutrition may be required. This presentation will cover the support needed and calculations requited to treat hyperlipaemia in a donkey.