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Youth & Livestock Quality
USU Extension Agent
Box Elder County
Quality People (Ethics Education)
Make sure that the equipment used to haul or handle your animals is clean and recently disinfected.
Maintain good personal hygiene.
Isolate all purchased animals for a minimum of two weeks.
Avoid sharing of grooming equipment and feed and water containers.
Discourage fair visitors from petting or feeding your animals.
Be sure your animals have access to clean water and feed in containers you provide.
Respect all animals; each animal has a personality, treat it accordingly.
Use a calm and cautious manner; announce your presence in advance and move slowly and deliberately.
Have sensitive hearing and can be frightened by loud noise; high frequency sound can hurt their ears.