Veterinary Ovine Scanning

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About the course

This course is aimed at equipping the veterinarian with the skills to scan sheep and goats for their clients. Many small flocks and hobby farmers have difficulty getting their flock scanned due to their small numbers. 2 types of scanners will be used during the course – the sector scanner and the curve/linear scanner.

Learning Objectives

  • Scanning technique – sector and curve/linear.
  • Theory of ultrasonography

  • Image identification

  • Setting up of equipment

  • Anatomy and physiology of the sheep

  • Identifying the number of lambs present and any irregularities.

  • Aging of the pregnancy



Start date Location / delivery
22 Oct 2019 North Shropshire and Cheshire

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