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Animal Healthcare Training

By John Young,Karen Stoufer,Narayan Ojha,Henk Peter Djikema
ISBN: 9781853392450
Presents the findings of a training project in Nepal which teaches basic animal health care techniques.This book describes the course structure, content and approach, and presents the finding of the evaluation, offering an insight into a programme which could usefully be replicated in other rural areas all over the world.

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  • Synopsis
    Presents the findings of a training project in Nepal which teaches basic animal health care techniques to Nepalese villagers. Ten years later an evaluation was conducted to determine whether there was a continuing need for the courses and to assess their effectiveness. This book describes the course structure, content and approach, and presents the finding of the evaluation, offering an insight into a programme which could usefully be replicated in other rural areas all over the world.
  • Table of Contents
    Preface vii
    Acknowledgements ix
    Acronyms x
    Introduction
    Background 1
    Setting 2
    Livestock disease and animal health services 4
    Animal health improvement training programme 8
    The farm and veterinary clinic , 9
    The training course - selection and content 10
    The beginners course 12
    Training resources 13
    The medicine kit 17
    The refresher course 19
    AHITP follow-up role 20
    Refresher course survey 21
    Field visits 22
    Introduction 22
    Palpa District 24
    VAHWs in Baugha Pokhara Thok 31
    South Lalitpur 33
    VAHWs in South Lalitpur 38
    Conclusions 41
    Appendices 46
    Appendix 1: Diseases treated by the VAHWs 46
    Appendix 2: Beginners' course contents 48
    Appendix 3: Refresher course contents 49
    Appendix 4: The AHITP recommended medicine kit 50
  • Details
    Sub Title N/A
    Author John Young,Karen Stoufer,Narayan Ojha,Henk Peter Djikema
    Editor Sarah Jones
    Number of Pages 60
    Format Paperback / softback