Small farm/hobby farm experience at Marysville LA rotation

Description Experience:

This elective experience will focus on small farm/hobby farms and the skills and knowledge needed to interact with these types of operations as opposed to large scale livestock production farms. Skills will include first time animal owners, housing, routine procedures, trouble shooting nutrition and billing.

Responsibilities Expected of Participating Students:

The student will be expected to come prepared with the same equipment and protective clothing as the regular Marysville students. He/She will need to participate equally in the on call rotation and may be asked to participate in morning seminars. Depending on the time of year and the current cases, the student may be excused from morning seminars to work on a herd health or vaccination plan for a small farm.

Student Supervision:

6-10 hours per day, 5 to 6 days per week

Elective Rotation:

Small farm/hobby farm experience at Marysville Large Animal Rotation

Address:

16410 County Home Road
Marysville, OH 43040

Faculty Supervisor:

Margaret A. Masterson, DVM

Telephone Number:

937-642-2936

Email Address:

masterson [dot] 2 [at] osu [dot] edu

Updated: 03/07/11