Bovine Hoof Trimming

Start Date

21/02/2024 10:00 am

Duration

1 - 4 days

Location

Portlaoise

Certificate

Certificate of Completion

Cost

€187.50 - €1365

To enhance the skills and knowledge of the farmers/professional hoof trimmer.
1-day Foundation Bovine Hoof Trimming – Subsidised cost: €187.50
2-day Advanced Hoof Trimming – Subsidised cost: €696.50
4-day Professional Hoof Trimming – Subsidised cost: €1365

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding the cause and prevention methods of lameness
  • Basic equipment required, maintenance of knives
  • Health & Safety around the animal while trimming the hoof
  • To improve the health and wellbeing of the animal
  • Help farmers understand the importance of routinely examining the hoof
  • Improved milk yield by maintaining the hoof on a regular basis

Who is this course for?

Farmers & Professional Hoof Trimmers

Modules

Farm locations will differ, confirmation upon booking

Trainer Profile

Dunmasc Genetics

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Bovine Hoof Trimming

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