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Livestock Handling & Care
Sheriff's Posse Arena
Snohomish, WA
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Saturday Apr 02, 2016 9:00 AM - Sunday Apr 03, 2016 3:30 PM | $20.00 - $50.00


Livestock Handling & Care
We've all heard the story; someone brought home a few beef, goats, or poultry only to have a series of mishaps. Just getting them home was worthy of a Tonight Show monologue. Breakouts and good neighbor roundups, late night emergency vet calls, nutritional problems, unruly and dangerous behavior, the list can be endless. Suddenly, a small investment in livestock becomes a costly nightmare, often ending in tragedy.

Learn how to keep your livestock happy and healthy at the upcoming Livestock Handling & Care presented by the WSU Snohomish County Extension Agriculture and 4-H programs.

Hands-on workshops with live animals will include topics such as hoof trimming, injections, dehorning, halter training, nutrition, fencing, and more!

Taught by award-winning graduates and seniors from the WSU Snohomish County 4-H Livestock Program, workshop instructors have the experience and expertise needed to raise and show prize-winning livestock. In addition, all attendees will receive a take-home CD-ROM loaded with resources for all species.

Sat. April 2, 9:00am-11:30am: Learn the basics of proper care and handling for all types of poultry. Egg & meat breeds, housing, nutrition, & more. Demonstration and hands-on.

Sat. April 2, 12:30pm-3:30pm: Learn proper leading, handling, dehorning and injection techniques along with fencing, nutrition, and more. Demonstration and hands-on.

Sun. April 3, 12:30pm-3:30pm: You'll learn the basics of handling, nutrition, fencing, housing, dehorning, milking, kid care and more. Demonstration and hands-on.

Workshops held rain or shine.  Dress for the weather. We'll be outside, but under a roof.

Class sizes are limited; pre-paid registration required. Sign up now to save your spot.

Extension programs and policies are consistent with federal and state laws and regulations on nondiscrimination regarding race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, and sexual orientation. Evidence of non-compliance may be reported through your local Extension Office. Persons with a disability requiring special accommodation can request accommodation 21 days before training at (425) 338-2400. If accommodation is not requested in advance, we cannot guarantee availability on-site.


Sheriff's Posse Arena (View)
5421 S. Machias Rd
Snohomish, WA 98290
United States


Education > Classes
Education > Workshops
Food > Markets & Farms
Other > Pets & Animals

Minimum Age: 8
Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: No


Owner: WSU Snohomish County Extension
On BPT Since: Mar 24, 2010
Kate Ryan Halstead
(425) 357-6024

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