Posts Tagged: lameness

Lame Cow First Aid | Ashbourne

Lameness affects every dairy herd in the UK. Success comes from how we choose to tackle it. Join Westpoint Farm Vets and Ceva Animal Health for an evening meeting to discuss¬†the latest in dairy cow lameness and find out how to address it on your farm. Vet James Dixon will be outlining the main causes… Read more »

Lameness lesions

Lameness is a perennial challenge on many dairy farms, and with a typical case costing ¬£180, it is important from both an economic, and welfare perspective. The economic costs of a lameness case are attributed to a reduced milk yield, cost of treatment and an increase in the risk of culling but cows that are… Read more »