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Basic Sheep Module 1:Pre-tupping Sheep Vet CPD

22nd July 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Pre-tupping Sheep Vet CPD; includes ewe and ram fertility with Kate Hovers and others.

This course will take place virtual on Zoom and costs only £20 each.  £10 of which will be donated to the DPJ Foundation.

This is a great course for those who are recently graduated, or have been in mixed practice for a couple of years and want to improve their Sheep knowledge.  This course looks in particular at ewe and ram fertility and is perfect for those with farmers taking part in the Stoc+ project.

This course is sponsored by Hybu Cig Cymru as part of the Stoc+ project

Draft Agenda for the day:

9.30am-10am Make yourself a panad/cuppa and log on.

10-10.15am introduction

10.15-11am – Kate Hovers – What affects fertility, what is your role as the Vet?  Ram examinations. What to discuss as part of pro-active health planning pre tupping. Q&A

Refreshment and comfort break.

11.30-12.30 – Gemma Robinson – Reproductive cycle of ewes and manipulating the breeding season.  Teasers, regulin and progesterone devices. Q&A

Lung and stretch your legs.

1.30-2pm – HCC Update on the Stoc+ programme, what’s good and what’s not.  Q&A

2-2.30pm – HCC Market update and horizon scanning (post Brexit)

2.30pm – Body condition scoring and ram examination videos. Q&A

3.30pm FINISH.


This is the first module of our Basic Sheep Vet Modular CPD.  Have a look at module 2 here

Please note: We intend to hold the remaining three modules in person at WVSC, subject to Covid-19 restrictions. Please register your intentions and pay as you go 6 weeks before each module. A practice discount will be given if you book all 4 modules in advance and will be subtracted from the cost of the 4th module. If restrictions still apply CPD will be conducted via zoom and credit / refunds issued.


22nd July 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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WVSC Aberystwyth VIRTUAL by ZOOM
United Kingdom


01970 612374
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