Kalmbach Feeds, Kalmbach Swine Management

Description

Experience will include, but is not limited to the following:

  • Sow Unit and Grow-Finish walk-throughs/evaluations.
  • Routine and diagnostic blood sampling.
  • Necropsy techniques.
  • Tissue collection and diagnostic sampling.
  • Evaluation of production records.
  • ntroduction to herd health vaccine and medication protocols.
  • Individual and mass treatment protocols, including injectables, water, and feed medications.

Details

Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

Not applicable

Educational Resources

  • Swine Disease Manual
  • Diseases of Swine
  • Journal of Swine Health and Production

Responsibilities

Adhere to strict biosecurity rules, including a downtime of 72 hours prior to entering any of our facilities. Expected to adhere to biosecurity rules, including showering in and showering out of facilities. Student will assist often with blood collection and tissue collection; will be expected to help with animal handling during these procedures; will incorporate production data and serology into charts, graphs, and Excel spreadsheets.

Student Supervision

40 hours/week

Housing

No

Practice Information

Kalmbach Feeds, Kalmbach Swine Management
7148 State Highway 199
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351

Ph: 419-294-3838
Fax: 419 294 4350

Email: lholman [at] kalmbachfeeds [dot] com
Web: www.kalmbachfeeds.com

Updated: 03/01/10
Signature On File: Lynette Holman, DVM