Outside Animal Care (Dairy Safety Training Part I, Section 1)

Learn how to handle animals properly on your dairy farm. Topics covered include moving cows safely, understanding how cows see, working with locking stanchions, treating animals in chutes, hoof trimming, and being safe around bulls.

This video is part of a dairy safety training series titled "Considering Human and Animal Safety," produced under the direction of Dairy Extension Specialist Robert Hagevoort, PhD. These educational videos were produced by the Southern Great Plains Dairy Consortium in partnership with New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension, New Mexico State University Dairy Extension, the Southwest Center for Agricultural Health, Injury Prevention, and Education (CDC/NIOSH 2 U54-OH07541), USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), and the High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health and Safety (HICAHS) (http://www.hicahs.colostate.edu) (CDC/NIOSH 2 U54-OH008085).

Disclaimer: This video is provided for informational and educational purposes only. The video contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of CDC/NIOSH or any other funders.

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