Virtual training opportunity: Basics for low stress animal handling in Spanish

Join this virtual training offered via Zoom on Oct. 21 to learn the concepts behind low stress animal handling.

Photo of a group of cattle in a field.

Are you interested in learning how cattle, sheep and goats perceive the world? Or how the way you interact with these animals can impact your work and farm productivity? Then join this training offered by Michigan State University Extension at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021.

The training will be taught in Spanish and will be focused on ruminants. Some of the topics that will be covered include:

  • Differences between pray and predators
  • Flight zone, blind spot, and point of balance
  • What to do and what not to do when interacting with animals

Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions at the end of the training.

This training is offered at no cost. It is open to anyone in the U.S. and abroad, however, registration is required. You can register here, all you need is a valid email to receive the Zoom information. For questions or more information, please contact Paola Bacigalupo at

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