Creating Connections

Training Offerings

Creating Connections, brought to you by Merck Animal Health, is about sharing proven techniques of cattle handling through conversations with cattlemen throughout the world. Merck Animal Health has partnered with veterinarians from Production Animal Consultation and the Beef Cattle Institute at Kansas State University to provide these training modules.

More information on Creating Connections and Production Animal Consultation can be found at and

Below are the packages for Creating Connections. Click on the title of each package to view a list of the modules within that training.

To register for a package, click “Register” located to the right of each package title.

  • Acclimation [ 6 modules]
    Acclimation is proper caregiver- cattle interaction which encourages cattle to accept their new home; demonstrates to cattle that handlers understand their instincts and sensory systems and can effectively communicate with them.  >> Register
  • Heat Stress [ 7 modules]
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