Christmas Delivery for Doncaster Students
Animal Management students at Doncaster College are
celebrating a special Christmas delivery with a litter of new
The Level 3 students from Doncaster College studying at the
Northern Racing College greeted five little Gloucestershire Old
Spot piglets recently.
Students will be responsible for the whole life cycle of the
litter and involved in selecting the piglets with the best
confirmation to be taken to shows like their mother, and the
remaining will be used for meat production.
A Doncaster College spokesperson said: “This is an extremely
interesting project for our Animal Management learners who were
present at the birth.
“The students will get to design the accommodation for the
animals, create a feeding plan and also visit the abattoir ensuring
they have a full experience of working with pigs from delivery to
If you would like further information on the range of Animal
Management courses at Doncaster College visit www.don.ac.uk