Articles Posted in the " animal care " Category


  • ALP: Responsible Animal Care and the Code of Practice

    Sheep flocks provided a high standard of care have improved welfare and productivity. This video gives an overview of how Alberta sheep and lamb producers can use the National Farm Animal Care Council 'Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Sheep' to care for their flocks.


  • Airdrie vet using social media to better serve clients

    Social media is changing the way we communicate, live our lives, and the way we do business. One vet practice in Airdrie, Alberta is a prime example of how social media can be used to interact with clients whether they are in the corrals or out in the pasture.



  • Heavy snowfall prompts safety reminder from AFAC

    Only a couple of days after the collapse of a roof of a dairy barn in Rocky Mountain House, which killed a couple dozen cows, Alberta Farm and Animal Care and the provincial government are out reminding livestock producers about the dangers the heavy snowfall can present.