Firm Steps: Identifying Lameness in Dairy Cattle

 
 
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Firm Steps: Identifying Lameness in Dairy Cattle is a CD-Rom set (2 disks) that helps you detect lameness early so you can take the necessary action to improve the welfare of your cattle and reduce the severity of your financial losses. Learn how to gait score by looking at seven specific behaviors that indicate lameness.

View the Firm Steps: Identifying Lameness in Dairy Cattle video trailer:

Identifying Lameness in Dairy Cattle - Order the CD-ROM
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.This CD-ROM package will help you:
  • Detect lameness in your dairy herd at an early stage
  • Take steps to fix the problem
  • Reduce the severity and cost of lameness
  • Improve the welfare of your dairy cattle.
Learn how to gait score by looking at seven specific behaviors that indicate lameness:
  • Reluctance to bear weight
  • Irregular stepping
  • Poor tracking
  • Jerky head movement
  • Joint stiffness
  • Rear leg lateral movement
  • Arched back
Price: $20 per package (2 CDs)
Discounts available for bulk orders

Order online.

To order by phone:
Call 780-427-0391
(Visa and Mastercard orders only).

To order by fax:
Print and complete the order form http://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/flippingbook/agdex/Infocat2014/#/60-61/ and fax it to: 780-422-8835 (Visa and MasterCard orders only).

To order by mail:
Print and complete the order form http://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/flippingbook/agdex/Infocat2014/#/60-61/ and mail it to:

Alberta Agriculture and Food
Publication Office
7000 - 113 Street
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6H 5T6.

Payment required prior to shipping
Prices subject to change.



 
 
 
 
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This information published to the web on May 26, 2014.
Last Reviewed/Revised on July 28, 2015.