WVC 91st Annual Conference
General Veterinary Technician Session: Horses can be dangerous and unpredictable and injuries in Equine Practices from both animal related activities and handling heavy equipment are far too common. Work injuries are costly to the business and can increase stress and moral in a practice. This lecture will look at the common risks associated with equine practice and provide options that can be implemented to reduce injuries.
• Recognize risks in equine practice work
• Learn about equipment available to reduce risks
• Develop skills to become the Safety Advocate in your practice