october, 2021

15octAll DayLameness Management Workshop - Rakaia FULLEvent Type :Lameness Management WorkshopDHI Event Region:LOCATION - South Island,Mid Canterbury


Event Details

Location: Friday 15th October – Rakaia.

Time: 9am – 3pm (one day only)

Free Course Textbook: “Foot Care in Cattle”

Cost: $395 + plus GST.

Early Bird Fee: $295 + GST

(Note: Minimum 5 attendees per workshop. Payment must be received prior to the workshop to be eligible for the Early Bird Discount. Farm location details will be provided approximately 1 week in advance)

Covid 19 refund policy.

In the unfortunate event, this training workshop is postponed due to Covid 19 alert levels 3 or higher a full refund will be issued or funds held for a replacement date in the future.  Our workshops will be conducted following the Ministry of Health guidelines at Covid alert levels 1 and 2.  If you have any questions please feel free to contact us – info@dhi.ac.nz

What will you learn:

  • Anatomy and function of the hoof
  • Animal management and its impact on lameness
  • Safe trimming techniques
  • 5 Step Process of hoof trimming according to the Dutch Method

Outline: This workshop is designed to give students an overview of issues relating to lameness management and introduce them to the 5 step trimming process according to the Dutch Method. The workshop has both theory and practical aspects, so bring your gumboots, overalls, warm clothing, lunch, and refreshments. Certificate on full attendance.


All Day (Friday)


Canterbury - Mid Canterbury

Mid Canterbury

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