WHAT: Hollywood Feed University Presents Free, Online Course on Mastering Pet Health: A Deep Dive into Gastrointestinal Wellness and Nutrition
WHEN: Wednesday, November 15 at 8:00 a.m. Central Time • Wednesday, November 15 at 12:00 p.m. Central Time • Wednesday, November 15 at 5:00 p.m. Central Time
WHERE: Online at https://hfu.hollywoodfeed.com/live-event-page/mastering-pet-health-a-deep-dive-into-gastrointestinal-wellness-and-nutrition/ AGES: All ages
COST: Free EVENT DETAILS: Join Scott Huggins, the Veterinary Services Lead for North America for Farmina Pet Nutrition, as he discusses the critical role of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract and proper nutrition in maintaining the overall health of our beloved pets. The course highlights the intricate connection between the GI tract and various physiological systems in the body, such as the neurological, dermatological, and immune systems, emphasizing its influence beyond common issues like vomiting and diarrhea. Throughout the session, there will be a review of the anatomy and purpose of the GI tract, common gastrointestinal diseases and how to avoid them, proper feeding techniques, and recent surprising research related to the important role diet plays in the health of our precious feline and canine companions. You'll also have an opportunity to ask questions and get personalized advice from Scott at our Live Q+A at the end of the presentation. Can't attend the class? You will still receive the recording if you register. Sign up today at: https://hfu.hollywoodfeed.com/live-event-page/mastering-pet-health-a-deep-dive-into-gastrointestinal-wellness-and-nutrition/
ABOUT THE PRESENTER: Scott Huggins, DVM, MBA earned a BS degree in Biology from the University of North Carolina, a DVM degree from N.C. State University College of Veterinary Medicine, and an MBA from the Bryan School of Business and Economics at UNC-Greensboro. He has 30 years of experience in multiple areas of veterinary medicine including private practice in NC, UT, and NV; animal health industry experience with Novartis Animal Health and Nutramax Laboratories; academia; and consulting with Blue Heron Consulting. Dr. Huggins is currently the Veterinary Services Lead for North America for Farmina Pet Nutrition, but still speaks regularly on trends and topics relevant to the veterinary profession. He has given over 300 RACE-certified presentations, providing over 600 hours of continuing education to veterinarians and veterinary technicians.
ABOUT HOLLYWOOD FEED: Hollywood Feed serves pets, their owners, caretakers and communities in 170 stores across 19 states. Consistently ranking atop consumer choice awards in the markets it serves, Hollywood Feed and its family of brands have been named to Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Retailers for 2022 (ranking #1 in the pet care category), Newsweek's list of America's Best Customer Service for 2024, Best Pet Supply Stores by Dallas A-List, Best Pet Store by The Memphis Flyer, Best Self Atlanta Magazine's Best Pet Store, Best Pet Food and Supplies in the Best of Denton County Awards, and Best New Business by Cary Living Magazine in North Carolina. Hollywood Feed proudly stands by its brand promise: If your pet doesn’t love it or if you don’t love it, we will gladly replace or refund it. Learn more about Hollywood Feed at hollywoodfeed.com and facebook.com/hwfeed.