The Food Animal Club features many exciting wetlabs
throughout the year. Some examples include:
Students attend a demonstration session to learn how to
use an ultrasound machine and learn what to look for in a pregnancy check.
Students then use ultrasound equipment to practice ultrasound pregnancy checks
Students attend a short informational session for an
overview of bovine lower limb anatomy and trimming techniques. Students then
practice hoof trimming skills with a wide variety of tools on the lab
Physical Exam Wetlab
Students learn the skills necessary to perform a
safe and thorough exam on a bovine patient.
Students learn the aspects of teat surgery and have a chance to
apply these skills on the lab specimens.