This training is the best option you can find to specialize in Dermatology in Small Animals and make more accurate diagnoses”

Dermatology is possibly the specialty within pet veterinary medicine that is most frequently encountered in daily clinical practice. 

Because of this, and taking into account its importance, this Postgraduate Certificate program has been developed by a veterinary teaching team of reference in Veterinary Dermatology.  

The combination of experience, both theoretical and practical, allows the veterinary professional to develop, first hand, specialized knowledge to carry out a good diagnosis and treatment of dermatological diseases from the theoretical point of view, with the latest developments and scientific advances and from the extensive practical experience of all teachers.  The combination of a great team of interrelated teachers is what makes this Postgraduate Certificate unique among all those offered in similar training. 

The topics developed in the Postgraduate Certificate course address, in great depth, the most important dermatoses of small animals, including dogs, cats and other non-traditional species of companion animals. 

With this Postgraduate Certificate the veterinary professional acquires advanced knowledge of Veterinary Dermatology for daily clinical practice. The study system applied by this University provides a solid foundation in the specialized knowledge of the Physiopathology of the skin and Latest Generation Dermatological Therapeutics. 

As it is an online Postgraduate Certificate course, students are not restricted by set timetables, nor do they need to physically move to another location. All of the content can be accessed at any time of the day, so you can balance your working or personal life with your academic life. 

Don't miss the opportunity to study this Postgraduate Certificate with us. It's the perfect opportunity to advance your career and stand out in an industry with high demand for professionals”

This Postgraduate Certificate in Dermatology in Non-Traditional Animals contains the most complete and up-to-date educational program on the market. The most important features of the program include:   

  • Development of practical cases presented by experts in Dermatology in Small Animals.  
  • The graphic, schematic, and eminently practical contents with which they are created provide scientific and practical information on the disciplines that are essential for professional practice. 
  • Latest information on Dermatology in Small Animals. 
  • Practical exercises where the self-assessment process can be carried out to improve learning. 
  • Special emphasis on innovative methodologies in Dermatology in Small Animals. 
  • Theoretical lessons, questions to the expert, debate forums on controversial topics, and individual reflection assignments. 
  • Content that is accessible from any fixed or portable device with an Internet connection. 

This course is the best investment you can make when choosing a refresher programme to update your existing knowledge of Veterinary Dermatology"

The multimedia content, developed with the latest educational technology, will provide the professional with situated and contextual learning, i.e., a simulated environment that will provide immersive training programmed to train in real situations. 

This program is designed around Problem Based Learning, whereby the specialist must try to solve the different professional practice situations that arise during the academic year. For this purpose, the professional will be assisted by an innovative interactive video system created by renowned and experienced experts in Dermatology in Small Animals and with extensive experience.  

This training comes with the best didactic material, providing you with a contextual approach that will facilitate your learning"

This 100% online course will allow you to combine your studies with your professional work while expanding your knowledge in this field"


The structure of the content has been designed by the best professionals in the Dermatology in Small Animals sector, with extensive experience and recognized prestige in the profession, backed by the volume of cases reviewed, studied, and diagnosed, and with extensive knowledge of new technologies applied to veterinary medicine.    

This course contains the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market"

Module 1. Dermatology of Exotic Animals

1.1. Dermatological Examination in New Companion Animals and in Uncommon Animal Species

1.1.1. Dermatological Exam of New Companion Animals
1.1.2. Dermatological Exam of Uncommon Animal Species

1.2. Features and Handling of New Companion Animals and Uncommon Animal Species

1.2.1. Features and handling of New Companion Animals
1.2.2. Features and Handling of Uncommon Animal Species

1.3. Complementary Examinations of New Companion Animals and Uncommon Animal Species

1.3.1. Complementary Exam of New Companion Animals
1.3.2. Complementary Exam of Uncommon Animal Species

1.4. Ferret Dermatology

1.4.1. Anatomical Particularities
1.4.2. Infectious Dermatosis
1.4.3. Fungal
1.4.4. Parasitic
1.4.5. Viral
1.4.6. Neoplasms
1.4.7. Endocrine
1.4.8. Therapies Specific to the Species

1.5. Rabbit Dermatology

1.5.1. Anatomical Particularities
1.5.2. Infectious Dermatosis
1.5.3. Fungal
1.5.4. Parasitic
1.5.5. Viral
1.5.6. Neoplasms
1.5.7. Environmental - Behavioral
1.5.8. Therapies Specific to the Species

1.6. Rodent Dermatology

1.6.1. Anatomical Particularities
1.6.2. Infectious Dermatosis
1.6.3. Fungal
1.6.4. Parasitic
1.6.5. Viral
1.6.6. Neoplasms
1.6.7. Endocrine
1.6.8. Behavioral - Environmental
1.6.9. Therapies Specific to the Species

1.7. Bird Dermatology

1.7.1. Skin Structure and Plumage
1.7.2. Viral Dermatosis
1.7.3. Parasitic Dermatosis
1.7.4. Fungal Dermatosis
1.7.5. Bacterial Dermatosis
1.7.6. Nutritional Disorders
1.7.7. Neoplasms
1.7.8. Allergies.
1.7.9. Conditions of the Feathers and Nails
1.7.10. Treatment in Birds

1.8. Reptile Dermatology

1.8.1. Features of Skin and Clinical Examination
1.8.2. Dermatitis of Traumatic Origin
1.8.3. Bacterial Dermatitis
1.8.4. Fungal Dermatitis
1.8.5. Viral Dermatosis
1.8.6. Ectoparasites
1.8.7. Neoplasms
1.8.8. Iatrogenic Dermatitis
1.8.9. Therapeutic Particularities

1.9. Amphibian Dermatology

1.9.1. Features of Skin - Clinical Examination
1.9.2. Viral Dermatosis
1.9.3. Bacterial Dermatosis
1.9.4. Parasitosis
1.9.5. Mycosis
1.9.6. Neoplasms

1.10. Dermatology of Ornamental Fish

1.10.1. Skin Structure
1.10.2. Varias Dermatosis
1.10.3. Parasitosis
1.10.4. Neoplasms

This training will allow you to advance in your career comfortably"