Lambing Clinic Agenda

March 14, 2020   9 am to 4 pm



                               
Morning Location: Klinesgrove Church, half a mile or so from Owens Farm, between Riverside and Sunbury


9:00   Registration, coffee and light snack 
9:30   Dr. Jackie Rapp, Susquehanna Valley Vet, Paxinos PA
   -Pre-Lambing Strategies for Success
   -Normal Birthing Process and Signs of Trouble
   -Call The Vet, or Read The Book and DIY?
10:30 BREAK
10:45    Why Did It Die? Dr. Rapp
          -Learning From Your Lost Lambs (necropsy)
11:15     Top Ten Tips For Saving Lambs
Caroline Owens, Jan Motter, Jerry McCarthy
    Experienced shepherds share their secrets of success.
12:00           ****COVERED DISH LUNCH****
                      Move to Owens Farm
1:15-4:00    Demonstration and practice in the Owens lambing barns.    Divide into small groups led by our guest shepherds, for practice & questions 

4:00   Adjourn