Category: Animals

q fever sheep and shearing

Sheep and shearing

Sheep and shearing can create many hazards for farm workers as sheep can be unpredictable. Safe work practices and good training can avoid many mishaps. A safe working environment can…

Children and animals

Children get great enjoyment from farm life and naturally gravitate towards animals. However, animals can cause serious injuries and children need to be taught the dangers of being around livestock…
animal handling

Animal handling

Handling animals such as cattle, sheep, poultry, dogs and horses is part of everyday life on many farms. All animals behave differently and some animals are kept for production or…