Presentation on theme: "ANIMAL CARE. CAGE CARDS WHAT ARE THEY? Cards that are placed visibly on a specific enclosure that contains essential care information to those who are."— Presentation transcript:
CAGE CARDS WHAT ARE THEY? Cards that are placed visibly on a specific enclosure that contains essential care information to those who are providing care
CAGE CARDS Blank cards containing only handwritten scribbles convey a haphazard, unprofessional appearance. CHARACTERISTICS OF A GOOD CAGE CARD Professional Uniform Simple yet Attractive Enough Room for Vital Information No Handwritten scribbles: haphazard
ACTIVITY: WHY, HOW Directions: 1. Grab 2 Post It Notes 2. Write an answer to the questions Why do we need enclosure cards? How are they useful?
ACTIVITY: WHAT IS ON THEM? Directions:Count off by 5 Students go to station and wait for instruction Compile a list of information that is on your specific enclosure card, write the answers on the flip chart ( 3 minute rotation) What is on it? Good Characteristics for our arrangement Could be utilized better for our lab
CAGE CARD REQUIREMENTS Animal Name Owner Name Animal Sex Identification Number Weight Species Breed Color and Markings Feeding Instructions Care Instructions: Daily and Weekly Bar Code to Records/ More Detail