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Objective: To describe the anaesthetic, physiological and side effects of intramuscular (IM) medetomidine and ketamine, followed by inhalational anaesthesia with sevoflurane, in Nile crocodiles (Crocodylus niloticus). Study design: Observational trial. Animals: Ten juvenile captive-bred Nile...

Author(s)
Monticelli, P.; Ronaldson, H. L.; Hutchinson, J. R.; Cuff, A. R.; d'Ovidio, D.; Adami, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia, 2019, 46, 1, pp 84-89
Abstract

To define a protocol of anesthesia for long-duration invasive surgery in a lizard, eight young adult Argentine tegus (Salvator merianae) of mean body weight 3.0 kg (interquartile range [IQR] 3.40-2.65) were anesthetized with a mixture of ketamine (K) and medetomidine (M) at 19°C, injected...

Author(s)
Barrillot, B.; Roux, J.; Arthaud, S.; Averty, L.; Clair, A.; Herrel, A.; Libourel, P. A.
Publisher
American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, Pomona, USA
Citation
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 2018, 49, 2, pp 291-296
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The aim of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of ketamine, dexmedetomidine, atipamezole and alfaxalone delivered by two methods of intranasal administration in terrapins. The two methods were used in 21 healthy adult female red-eared terrapins: (A) with fully extended neck and restrained head,...

Author(s)
Cermakova, E.; Ceplecha, V.; Knotek, Z.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Veterinární Medicína, 2018, 63, 2, pp 87-93
Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate whether the sedative effects of a combination of dexmedetomidine and ketamine differed when it was administered IM in a hind limb versus a forelimb of leopard geckos (Eublepharis macularius). DESIGN: Randomized crossover study. ANIMALS: 9 healthy adult leopard geckos....

Author(s)
Fink, D. M.; Doss, G. A.; Sladky, K. K.; Mans, C.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2018, 253, 9, pp 1146-1150
Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate SC administration of alfaxalone-midazolam and dexmedetomidine-midazolam for sedation of ball pythons (Python regius). ANIMALS: 12 healthy juvenile ball pythons. PROCEDURES: In a randomized crossover study, each snake was administered a combination of alfaxalone (5 mg/kg [2.3...

Author(s)
Yaw, T. J.; Mans, C.; Johnson, S.; Bunke, L.; Doss, G. A.; Sladky, K. K.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2020, 256, 5, pp 573-579
Abstract

A prospective, randomized, crossover experimental pilot study was performed to compare the anesthetic quality and recovery times of intramuscular (IM) ketamine/medetomidine and S-ketamine/medetomidine in Testudo spp. Four adult male Hermann's tortoises (Testudo hermanni) and one adult male...

Author(s)
Bochmann, M.; Wenger, S.; Hatt, J. M.
Publisher
Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, Chester Heights, USA
Citation
Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 2018, 28, 1/2, pp 40-46
Abstract

A retrospective review of sedation of lizards using dexmedetomidine-midazolam (DM) with or without ketamine administered intramuscularly or subcutaneously was performed. Forty-four sedation events, involving 25 individuals and 16 different species of lizards, were reviewed. Sedation was performed...

Author(s)
Budden, L.; Doss, G. A.; Clyde, V. L.; Mans, C.
Publisher
Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, Chester Heights, USA
Citation
Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 2018, 28, 1/2, pp 47-50
Abstract

The objective of this study was to compare the physiologic and anesthetic effects, and differences, between two intramuscular drug protocols in adult bullsnakes (Pituophis catenifer sayi); the bullsnakes were being anesthetized for a radiotelemetry study. Free-ranging bullsnakes were injected IM...

Author(s)
Sadar, M. J.; Ambros, B.
Publisher
Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, Chester Heights, USA
Citation
Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 2018, 28, 3/4, pp 93-98
Abstract

Objective: To evaluate dexmedetomidine, midazolam and dexmedetomidine-midazolam for sedation and antinociception in tegus. Study design: Prospective, crossover, randomized, blinded study. Animals: Six healthy tegus (Salvator merianae) weighing 1.6±0.3 kg. Methods: Tegus were administered...

Author(s)
Bisetto, S. P.; Melo, C. F.; Carregaro, A. B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia, 2018, 45, 3, pp 320-328
Abstract

Hypoxic physiological states may occur during anesthetic events of snakes but accurate monitoring of oxygenation is challenging. Oxygenation levels of nine Louisiana pine snakes (Pituophis ruthveni) were assessed using transcutaneous regional oxygen saturation (rSO2) at the level of the liver (rSO2...

Author(s)
Cushing, A. C.; Smith, C. K.; Ramsay, E. C.; Nelson, S.; Giori, L.
Publisher
American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, Pomona, USA
Citation
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 2019, 50, 4, pp 874-878

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