Date and time: 26th November 2018 at 4p.m. CET.
Speaker: Dr. Eva Mainau
Content: Farrowing difficulties may have negative effects on the health of sows and increase perinatal mortality. This webinar will focus on pain caused by farrowing. The main causes and consequences of pain during farrowing, the main indicators of pain at farrowing and the effect of analgesia after parturition will be discussed. The goal is to increase the knowledge about the peripartum period in sows in order to optimize the farrowing process and improve health, welfare and productivity.
Duration: The webinar will include a formal presentation of 30 minutes followed by a discussion of up to 15 minutes.
Target audience: Veterinarians working on pig production or in the livestock sector in general.
Procedure: On 26th of November at 4.00 p.m. CET, please connect to www.fawec.org. No password will be required. During and after the webinar, participants can send questions or comments through the chat available on the same webpage.
System requirements: No special requirements are needed. However, and updated browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari...), Java Script or similar, stable internet connection and speakers or headphones are required.