A Large Standardbred Stud in the Riverina is seeking a competent and experienced foal watch attendant for night duty for the coming breeding season. This will most likely be a shared arrangement with another person to enable a number of nights on and off.
The person we are looking for will have:
Prior foaling experience with the ability to deliver a foal unassisted and the foresight to recognize and assess a possible abnormal presentation of birth and call for assistance.
Previous experience working with Broodmares & foals
Experience with monitoring and assessment of newborn foal after birth and provide assistance for mare and foal post foaling.
Good knowledge and understanding of procedures to communicate with Vet if necessary.
Maintain foaling yards.
This will be a contracted position with remuneration and hours negotiated with successful applicant.
Accommodation may be available dependant on Stud circumstances at the time.
Please email foaling experience and references to: firstname.lastname@example.org