Location: Ashburton: Veehof Head Office and on-farm

Next Course: 4th to 8th December 2017
Course Costs: $2,500.00 + GST
Course Textbook: “Cattle Foot Care and Claw Trimming” by E. Toussaint Raven (supplied)

Theory
Foot Anatomy and function
Recognition and treatment of claw diseases
Lameness prevention
Relationship between Nutrition and Lameness
Practical
Preventative hoof trimming (shaping the claw correctly)
Lameness treatment
Knife Sharpening
Hoof Trimming tools and accessories
Application of claw blocks
Use of angle grinder for hoof trimming

Length of Course

5 full days of Theory and Practical training
3 Hoof Trimming Refresher sessions with Fred throughout the year (days to be scheduled)

Morning/afternoon Tea and Lunch provided
Certificate awarded on completion

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Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any further queries on 03 302 2911.