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The least disirable method of restraint for a cat is:
A) Holding the cat while wearing heavy gloves
B) Holding the cat with your bare hands
C) Placing the cat in a cat bag
D) Using a tranquilizer to calm the cat
D) Using a tranquilizer to calm the cat
Which of the following should you avoid doing before opening a bird's cage?
A) closing all doors and windows so the bird can't escape
B) turning on exhaust fans so the bird doesn't overheat
C) putting a net or towel close at hand to recapture the bird if it escapes
D) asking the owner if the bird will hop on a finger or arm
B) turning on exhaust fans so the bird doesn't overheat
The best place to apply a chain twitch to a horse is?
A) the horse's rump
B) the horse's upper lip
C) over the horse's nose
D) between the horse's teeth
B) the horse's upper lip
When holding a horse for examination, always stand on the?
A) horses left side
B) horses right side
C) side opposite the DVM
D) same side as the DVM
D) same side as the DVM
Mechanical restraint aids should be cleaned?
A) after each use
B) when they're dirty
C) once a week
D) if an animal resists its scent
A) after each use
What is the correct and safest method of picking up a hamster?
A) grasp the loose skin on the back of its neck
B) pick it up at the base of its tail
C) scoop it up with a small net
D) grasp it by placing your thumb and index finger around its lower jaw
A) grasp the loose skin on the back of its neck
You're correctly holding an animal by its rear legs, its head between your knees, its back between your legs, and its front legs touch the ground. The animal you're holding is a?
A) lamb just learning to walk
B) small pig receiving an injection
C) goat undergoing venipuncture
D) dog being restrained for blood collection
B) small pig receiving an injection
For jugular venipuncture, a dog should be restrained
A) standing up
B) sitting
C) lying on its side
D) with its forelegs off the table
D) with its forelegs off the table
The fetal hold should never be use on
A) overweight cats
B) young adult cats
C) kittens
D) small, older adult cats
A) overweight cats
Rubber-tipped forceps can be used to
A) restrain a gerbil for venipuncture
B) transport a rabbit to another cage
C) transport a gerbil to another cage
D) restrain a rabbit for venipuncture
C) transport a gerbil to another cage
When returning a rabbit to its cage, it's best to position the animal
A) head first, so its rear legs can use your arm for traction
B) facing toward you so its rear legs go in first
C) cradled gently with its rear legs on either side of your forearm
D) on its side
B) facing toward you so its rear legs go in first
You place a slip leash and collar on a dog, carry the dog to an examination table, and hold the dog in the appropriate positions for examination and treatment. What restraint type have you avoided?
A) manual restraint
B) mechanical restraint
C) chemical restraint
D) none; you've employed them all
C) chemical restraint
A ___ is a long tubular handle with a thick retractable wire inside it.
A) muzzle
B) slip leash
C) head snare
D) training collar
C) head snare
The primary purpose of muzzling a dog is to ____.
A) prevent it from panting
B) distract it
C) prevent it from biting
D) calm it down
C) prevent it from biting
You catch this animal with a catching hook, approach it, wrap you arms around its body, pull it close to your side as you pick it up, and carry it under your arm. Your correctly handling a?
A) newborn lamb
B) piglet
C) goat
D) turkey
D) turkey
For minor technical procedures, sheep are best restrained by?
A) tilting them onto their rump
B) applying a shepherds crook to the rear legs
C) being pushed up against a barrier
D) being cross-tied in stocks
A) tilting them onto their rump
A ___ has a loop at one end tied with a slipknot and is used to help restrain a captured pig's head.
A) V-trough
B) hobble
C) snubbing rope
D) pig snare
C) snubbing rope
When properly applied to a dog, the loose end of the training collar will be
A) out to the side and directly under the dog's neck
B) out to the side at the top of the dog's neck
C) straight down under the dog's neck
D) over the back at the top of the dog's neck
D) over the back at the top of the dog's neck
To break a biting ferret's grip, it's best to
A) place the ferret under running water
B) distract the ferret with several brisk taps on the tail
C) make loud screeching noises
D) cover the ferret's eyes
A) place the ferret under running water
If a dog requires more restraint than you can get with a sitting postion, which of the following should you use
A) standing restraint
B) sternal recumbency
C) restraint gloves
D) head snare
B) sternal recumbency
What are 3 restraints techniques and examples of each
1) Manual: hands on
2) Mechanical: employs equipment like leashes, collars, restraint bags, and poles.
3) Chemical: sedatives, tranquilizers, anesthetics.
Occluding a vein for venipuncture allows what?
Allows sufficient to pool in the venipunture
T or F. The correct way to approach a horse from its left side, speaking reassuringly in low tones, and carefully observing the horse's body language.
True
sites for venipuncture
1) cephalic (most common)
2) saphenous
3) jugular
What position would you place a dog to get a cephalic venipuncture?
sternal recumbency
What position would you place a dog to get a saphenous venipuncture?
lateral recumbency
what position would you place a dog to get a jugular venipuncture?
sternal recumbency
Types of restraints
1) Standing
2) Sitting
3) Sternal recumbency
4) Lateral recumbency(Left or Right side)
T or F. A cat's major defense against pain is scratching?
False * biting
Holding a cat by it's scruff is called a ___ hold?
A fetal hold
Most cattle restraint is aimed at restricting the animal ability to move it's ____.
head
T or F. Horses can't see what's directly in front of them or behind them.
T.
You must be careful to prevent injury when handling sheep, as they have fragile ___ ___ and thin, delicate skin
Skeletal systems
Describe a cross tie
Restricts side to side head movement
describe a casting rope
helps place an enclosed animal on its side
describe a stock
narrow enclosure that immobilizes an animal for treatment
describe a hobble
leather strap fastened around the leg to restrict movement
describe a chain shank
keeps a horses attention on its nose
describe a nose lead
large metal tongs that squeeze the nasal septum
describe lip twich
one of the oldest and simplest horse restraints that stimulates a horses nerves
T or F? You can safely carry a chicken from its feet
true
T or F? Goats require very little special handling equipment because their behavior is so predictable?
False. They require very little specialized equipment but their behavior is least predicable.
Flat shield like pieces of plastic or plywood that directs pigs into an enclosure are called?
hurdles