In today’s VETgirl online veterinary continuing education blog, co-founders Dr. Justine Lee, DACVECC, DABT and Dr. Garret Pachtinger, DACVECC discuss OPP: outpatient parvovirus. First, how do we ideally treat canine parvovirus? What is the “Colorado protocol?” Does outpatient parvovirus work? Learn from two criticalists who have seen a lot of parvo!
Here, a video interview on it by American Veterinarian:
1. Venn EC, Preisner K, Boscan PL, et al. Evaluation of an outpatient protocol in the treatment of canine parvoviral enteritis. J Vet Emerg Crit Care 2017;27(1):52-65.
2. Sarpong KJ, Lukowski JM, Knapp CG. Evaluation of mortality rate and predictors of outcome in dogs receiving outpatient treatment for parvoviral enteritis. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2017;251:1035-1041.