Sheep, Beef & Deer



Sheep, Beef and Deer are important protein industries in New Zealand, industries which require expertise from veterinarians to be successful.

Like all areas of veterinary practice, expertise in the sheep, beef and deer sector is always changing and adapting as new scientific studies are undertaken

The NZVA have created a selection of courses which will be of value to sheep, beef and deer veterinarians at different stages of their career. You can select from one of the NZVA courses listed below to update, improve or extend your sheep, beef and deer practice or check out our CPD calendar to view an extensive selection of CPD offered by other providers.

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36th World Veterinary Association Congress 2020

Catch up on what you missed at the virtual Congress and learn at your own pace!

  • 100+ hours of recorded lectures available on-demand until the end of September 2020
  • Topics relevant to all veterinary professionals including veterinarians, veterinary nurses, large animal veterinary technicians, practice managers and other veterinary staff

Get your subscription for the WVAC 2020 virtual congress recordings now!

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On-farm consultancy skills

Improve your ability to engage with farmers to improve their farm businesses.

Read more about On-farm consultancy skills here

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Backyard chooks and other feathered friends

Increase your confidence and skills diagnosing and treating common problems.

  • Online
  • Date: 6 - 19 July 2020
  • Tutors: Neil Christensen | Dawn Mills

Read more about Backyard chooks and other feathered friends

On-farm parasitology skills

Latest diagnostics and treatment for internal parasites of sheep, cattle and deer.

Watch this space! More information coming soon!

Animal health planning

Develop integrated animal health plans for sheep, beef and deer farming systems.

Watch this space! More information coming soon!