Advance notification of a camelid handling workshop for vets and vet nurses to be held at Auld Mill Alpacas in Moray on Friday 31 March 2017.
Julie Taylor-Brown is a camelid handling specialist from Cornwall. She is a practitioner in Feldenkrais and TTouch and has offered to give a short workshop for vets and vet nurses. You can see more on Julie's website http://www.carthveanalpacas.com/training.html.
We plan to start at 7pm and to finish up with stovies afterwards, from about 9pm. To cover costs, the charge for attendance will be £10 per person.
The syllabus will include : • Stressors • Penning • The Approach • Containment • Mouth Exams • Feet Lifting • Blood Sampling (including the one-person "Buckeye Blood Draw") • Group Management.
If this handling and husbandry event is well attended, Vet Trust Regional (Moray Group) may well organise a Camelid Medicine session next season.
If you would like to attend, please contact Carole Christian directly by email or telephone before 31 Jan 2017 to allow event planning. Auld Mill Alpacas Mossend Farm Mosstowie Elgin Moray IV30 8TU Phone : 01343 850140 Mobile : 07773 968979 (C) or 07817 863375 (J) Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
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