Keep checking our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/penbodefarmvets for news of our 2023 Calving course.
This one-day small group, practical course aimed at farmers, smallholders and farm staff who are new or feel inexperienced when calving.
Topics will include:
Calving environment and handling facilities and equipment
Examination of the cow and correction of mal-presentations
Normal birth process
When to intervene
Perinatal cow problems
Factors influencing dystocia (calving difficulty) – cow and calf
Essentials for the new born calf