Course Information

Multiple Bookings

If you wish to book more than one person on a course, please download and complete the multiple booking form. Once you have entered your details save and email the PDF to, a member of the Membership Services Team will be in touch within 2 working days for payment details. If anyone has any comments on the process please email

15 September 2021 20:00 - 15 September 2021 22:00

Chicken Consultations

Mercure Haydock Hotel, Penny Lane, Haydock Merseyside, WA11 9SG

Have you ever dreaded seeing the ill chicken on your consult list? Do you peck-nic at the thought? Aidan will guide you through some of his eggs-traordinary experience with backyard poultry and provide you with the tools to confidently manage the first opinion consults!  

Learning outcomes

- First opinion level knowledge of backyard poultry 
- Recognizing and understanding common conditions in chickens 
- Brief knowledge on how to treat common conditions in chickens  

Aidan Raftery MVM CertZooMed CBiol MRSB MRCVS 

Intended for Veterinary Surgeons


Terms and Conditions: All of our evening courses are catered during the registration period - half an hour before the start of the course.  Please make us aware of any dietary requirements.  If you are unable to attend,please let us know on the contact details below as we may have a waiting list which we can offer places to.

All courses must be paid for in full at the time of booking.

To qualify for an applicable refund, cancellations must emailed to or requested by telephone on 01452 726700. With over 30 days’ notice we will refund 70% of the course fee.  With between 15-30 days’ notice we will refund 50% of the course fee.  No refunds will be provided for cancellations with notice of 14 days or less, however if we are able to resell your place on the course we will provide a full refund.

BSAVA reserves the right to alter the programme or the speaker should this become necessary due to unavoidable circumstances.  BSAVA reserves the right to cancel a course due to unforeseen circumstances.  Registrants should note that the BSAVA member's rate applies only when the person attending the course is a member of the Association.  To qualify for the reduced member's rate for courses, non-members must join BSAVA prior to the course.

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