Participants will have the opportunity to work with Dr. Lago and others to develop their skills trimming, blocking and wrapping hooves. Proper care and sharpening of hoof trimming tools will also be practiced.
Bovine lower leg anatomy, biomechanics, lesion identification and classification, functional and therapeutic hoof trimming practices, blocking and wrapping will be covered during classroom instruction.
The sessions will be held:
• March 4 – UC Davis Veterinary Medicine Teaching and Research Center, Tulare. Contact: Alex Souza at (559) 805-2639 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
• March 6 – UC Cooperative Extension, Merced. Contact: Alejandro Castillo at (209) 385-7403 or by email at: email@example.com
Pre-registration of the $10 fee by Feb. 26 is recommended.