Foot First Aid for Cattle – Weare Giffard
May 26, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm| £100
This one day course teaches the skills needed to relieve the pain from a lame cow prior to being trimmed by a professional trimmer.
What you can expect from this Course:
- Basic anatomy of the foot/landmarks
- Tools for the job (including knife sharpening)
- Mobility scoring overview
- Recognition of main lesions causing lameness
- Examination of a foot
- Introduction to the 5-step trimming method
- Treatment protocols: Block choice and Pain relief
- Practical lesion treatment/blocking
Places are necessarily restricted to enable maximum individual tuition.
The course will start at Weare Giffard Village Hall before the practical session in Torrington at EX38 8JD