Health Management of the Young Calf – Complete Herdsman Training Program Day 5
November 19 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dr. Bev Chard will be offering this full-day course and practical session that will focus on the management of the calf from birth to weaning. Course highlights include resuscitation of the newborn calf, colostrum management, young calf housing and nutrition, common diseases, and vaccination strategies. The latest concepts in calf rearing will be presented.
Live calves will be available to helping students to learn the basics of physical examination, taking a blood sample, using an esophageal feeder, and dehorning.
Contact the office to sign up for this course or the entire Herdsman Training Program