Birth Management Clinic for Small Ruminants
Date: February 9, 2013
Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Onondaga Town Hall, 4756 Baldwin Road, Onondaga, MI 49264
Contact: Carla McLachlan 517-432-5402, MCLACHL2@msu.edu
Learn how to improve birth management during the challenging winter season. Lecture and hands on activities.
Topics and Activities include:
- Nutritional management
- Use of ultrasound
- Facilities and animal flow
- Body condition scoring and pre-birth preparation
- Birth assistance
- Newborn care
- Grafting procedures and vaccinations
Registration: $45/person ($20 for additional member of the same family). Workshop, lunch and light refreshments included in fee. Sessions will be held at Onondaga Town Hall, 4756 Baldwin Road, Onondaga, Mich. (from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) and then move to 6280 Kinneville Road, Eaton Rapids, Mich from 1-4 p.m.