As someone looking to work with cows in the future, rectal palpations are a big part of the job. And quite conveniently, it’s also one of the skills that I am not all that great at. As such, I’m jumping at every chance I can to get more experience. As part of my production medicine […]
That’s the Face!
As veterinarians, being able to perform rectal palpation is a very important skill. Naturally, we have had many opportunities to practice through our theriogenology class. During a palpation, one of the biggest goals is to find the ovaries, which will help you determine whether the animal has ovulated and if she is pregnant. While it […]