Shepherd’s Cross is having a Small Ruminant Animal Husbandry & Herd Health class on Saturday, May 19. Class will be from 8:30a – 4:30p.
Topics include vaccinations, feet trimming, tail docking, bloodless castration, managing pasture & feeding, parasites & worms, FAMACHA, lambing & birthing, neonatal care, tubing, wool management, shearing, and more.
This class will provide you with plenty of hands-on experience. Primary instructor for the class is Dr. Diane Dickinson, a licensed veterinarian and agriculturalist, with over 35 years of livestock and farming experience.
Class includes instruction, handouts, videos, tutorials, and hands-on experience. Snacks and beverages provided. Cost is $79 per person or $149 for two family members, or $199 for the whole family (ages 16 and older). Space is limited; to register, call 918-342-5911, email firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by the farm at 16792 E. 450 Rd. in Claremore.