Goat-Herd Health

Course # 47-090-414

Course Description

Students will be introduced to dairy goat herd health. Students will gain a basic understanding of practices in the areas of kidding/parturition, hoof care, udder health, common diseases, and parasites. Students will discuss management protocols needed on farm to promote healthy animals. Students will write basic protocols for a commercial dairy goat operation. Practical hands-on applications in the areas of milking procedures, medication administration, kidding procedures, and hoof care allow students opportunities to practice and solidify their skills.

selectSectionStart DateEnd DateCreditsAvailable SeatsInstructorMTWThFSSuTimeLocationCost
Select0080Nov 14, 2022Dec 9, 20220.3525Clare Heberlein*** ONLINE ***ONLINE$100.00
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