Tune into Animal Care Wednesday Webinars for expert advice

SDSU Extension
Farm Forum

BROOKINGS — SDSU Extension reminds livestock and companion animal owners to tune into the 2018 season of Animal Care Wednesday Webinar series. Airing at 11 a.m. (CST) on the first Wednesday of each month, this webinar series highlights livestock and companion animal experts from across the state and region.

“Keeping animals healthy is always the first priority of every animal caregiver, young and old,” explained Heidi Carroll, SDSU Extension livestock stewardship associate.

To receive reminders and log in information for Animal Care Wednesday Webinar series, send Carroll an e-mail at heidi.carroll@sdstate.edu.

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Common diseases to be aware of and watch for in show or exhibition animals was the focus of the Jan. 3 webinar hosted by Dr. Dustin Oedekoven, South Dakota State Veterinarian. The Feb. 7 webinar, led by Dr. Sheila Purdum, Professor-Poultry Nutrition at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, focused on common poultry health issues in an era of few poultry veterinarians.

All webinars can be accessed by visiting https://animalscience.unl.edu, click on the Extension tab and scroll down to the Animal Care Resources link.