Posts Tagged ‘ Hanneke Officer ’

Rearing little friends – calf club basics

Jul 20th, 2018 | By
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Some schools are going ahead with Calf Club this year.  For those who are,  Anexa vet Hanneke Officer shares some top tips to help rear a champion. It’s so exciting. You’ve got your calf/lamb and now it is your responsibility to look after him/her. What do you need? Basically, it’s quite simple: somewhere for them

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Making sure pets get a merry Christmas

Dec 12th, 2016 | By
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Holidays are approaching; a very exciting time to get away, catch up with family and eat yourself silly.  But don’t forget your animals, says Anexa vet Hanneke Officer. There are several creatures at home that are completely dependent on you for their care. I’m talking about pets – whether they’re inside or out grazing. Finding

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Looking after paddock pets

Sep 21st, 2016 | By

Animals are unpredictable and it can be hard to prevent trouble – knowledge is the key, says Anexa FVC Gordonton vet Hanneke Officer.  Hanneke will write a regular piece on animal care for Number 8 Network. As a former lifestyle block owner and experienced large animal veterinarian, I have experienced emergencies in a range of

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All the tips on offer at lifestyle farming seminar

Aug 3rd, 2016 | By
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It can be overwhelming looking after farm animals if you never have before, says Anexa FVC veterinarian Hanneke Officer. “Especially since we’re so dependent on the weather in New Zealand. I’ve been there when people say ’10 acres? That must be so nice! Lots of space, beautiful views and peaceful walks on the weekend.’ In

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