Dairy Production Medicine by Carlos Risco, Pedro Melendez

By Carlos Risco, Pedro Melendez

This complete publication integrates new know-how and ideas which have been constructed lately to regulate dairy farms in a ecocnomic demeanour. The method of the creation of farm animals and caliber milk is multidisciplinary, related to food, copy, medical drugs, genetics, pathology, epidemiology, human source administration and economics. The e-book is based via the construction cycle of the dairy cow overlaying serious issues in cow administration. Written and edited by way of hugely revered specialists, this booklet presents a completely sleek and updated source for all these interested by the dairy undefined.

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2001). Monitoring subclinical ketosis in dairy herds. Compendium of Continuing Education, Food Animal Practice, 23(8): S65–S71. , Heuwieser, W. (2009). Evaluation of an electronic cowside test to detect subclinical ketosis in dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science, 92:2618– 2624. , Simeone, A. (2001). The use of daily postpartum rectal temperature to select dairy cows for treatment with systemic antibiotics. The Bovine Practitioner, 35:117–125. 31 Markusfeld, O. (1984). Factors responsible for post parturient metritis in dairy cattle.

It is important to recognize that sick cow monitoring must be performed in all cows in lactation. Farm personnel involved in moving, feeding, milking, or breeding cows should be cognizant of the fact that they play a major role in the identification of sick cows. Consequently, they too should be trained in how to look for sick cows. Milkers should also be Monitoring Health and Looking for Sick Cows well trained in how to identify cows with mastitis, as it is an important component in good milking procedures.

2009). , 2009). 1. In the study by Iwersen et al. (2009), the authors concluded that electronic handheld BHBA measuring system using whole blood is a useful and practical tool to diagnose subclinical ketosis. Furthermore, they concluded that both sensitivity and specificity are excellent for a cowside test and higher than those in two commonly used chemical dipsticks. In summary, diseases such as metritis, displacement of the abomasum, and ketosis can be evaluated by monitoring rectal temperature, attitude, milk production, and ketone levels in blood, milk, or urine early postpartum.

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