ERIC Number: ED414429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Caring for Animals. Animal Well-Being, Quality Assurance, Show Ring Ethics. Discussion Guide.
Kleilein, Ann McGovern; Nickles, Sherry; Smith, David R.
This discussion guide was developed for use in conjunction with the "Caring for Animals" videotape. It includes information for teachers to use in facilitating class discussions about animal care and well-being. The guide covers the following: (1) goals and objectives; (2) animal well-being; (3) animal health; (4) care for animals; (5) quality assurance and the livestock industry; (6) treatment record factors; (7) proper injection of animal drugs; (8) medication labels and inserts; and (9) show ring ethics. The policy statement and code of practices of the Ohio Farm Animal Care Commission are included in the guide. (KC)
Descriptors: Animal Caretakers, Animal Facilities, Animal Husbandry, Behavioral Objectives, Drug Therapy, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethics, Horses, Livestock, Veterinary Medicine
Ohio Agricultural Education Curriculum Materials Service, 254 Agricultural Administration Bldg., 2120 Fyffe Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1067 (guide and videotape).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Education Curriculum Materials Service.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Cooperative Extension Service.
Note: Companion videotape not available from ERIC.