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Livestock Fitting and Showing
FIT & SHOW
CLASS CODE: AS 265 CREDITS:  2
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: ANIMAL SCIENCE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Designed to provide students with the necessary skills to fit and show cattle. Emphasis will be placed on fitting techniques for beef and dairy cattle.
TAUGHT: Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS: *Washing techniques
*Clipping techniques
*Haltering breaking techniques
*Show equipment
*Showmanship techniques
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: 1. Become aware of the various career opportunities in the fitting and showing industry.
2. Learn how to use the various tools and equipment employed in the fitting and showing industry.
3. Learn how to professionally fit beef or dairy cattle.
4. Learn how to professionally show beef or dairy cattle.
REQUIREMENTS:
PREREQUISITES: AS 150, AS 165
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2003