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This paper discusses the benefits of investing in veterinary advice and services as part of the herd health programme, which in turn can increase animal performance and production. Focus is given on dairy farming. The results of a thesis on the economic analysis of operating branch milk production...

Author(s)
Finkensiep, A.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2012, No.Supplement/Rinderhaltung, pp 4-9
Abstract

The most common inherited diseases affecting cattle in Switzerland are described. These include cardiomyopathy, Complex Vertebral Malformation, Bovine Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency, syndactylism, bovine achondroplasia and Deficiency of Uridine Monophosphate Synthase (DUMPS). The roles of parentage, ...

Author(s)
Ménétrey, F.
Publisher
Schweizerischer Fleckviehzuchtverband, Zollikofen, Switzerland
Citation
Schweizer Fleckvieh, 2005, No.1, pp 6-8
Abstract

On 53 dairy farms, a simple fertility programme was carried out, in which an easily-understandable written record for each cow was left with the farmer. During each visit the veterinary surgeon discussed feeding and other problems and took samples where necessary for further diagnoses. The...

Author(s)
Prinzen, R.; Marzouk, K. M.
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 1995, 76, 2, pp 129-132, 135-137
Abstract

Genomic analysis offered a new approach to the study of autosomal recessive gene defects. Bovine leukocyte adhesion deficiency, uridine monophosphate synthase deficiency, the weaver syndrome, syndactylia, citrullinaemia, bovine cardiomyopathy, arachnomelia, porphyria and chondrodysplasia were cited ...

Author(s)
Müller, F.
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis, 1994, 22, 5, pp 434-437
Abstract

For 14 months, 2 groups of cows, matched for breed, age, lactation number and lactation stage were at pasture during summer, and were given mixed diets of grass silage, maize silage and sugarbeet pulp in winter. Home-produced concentrates were supplied by automatic feeder and the cows were...

Author(s)
Salewski, A.; Seegers, N.
Citation
Milchpraxis, 1994, 32, 4, pp 196-197
Abstract

It is suggested that the participation of veterinarians in AI/progeny testing programmes would help to improve animal health and reproductive performance and assist in the identification of animals with congenital disorders.

Author(s)
Willer, S.
Citation
Monatshefte für Veterinärmedizin, 1993, 48, 6, pp 331-336
Abstract

Clinical signs and surgical operation of an 11-year-old cow with ovarian tumour are described. The cow had produced 9 calves and had been used once as embryo donor. The cow failed to conceive to artificial insemination after surgery, but 9 months after surgery became pregnant following embryo...

Author(s)
Brentrup, H.; Kleinsorgen, A.
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 1992, 47, 1, pp 40-42
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Author(s)
Pittler, H.
Citation
Tierzüchter, 1990, 42, 9, pp 402-403
Abstract

The use of prophylactic measures to prevent bovine herpesvirus 1 (IBR IPV virus) infection in AI bulls, is discussed. It is concluded that there is little risk of infection in embryo transfer if the prescribed procedures are followed and the zona pellucida is left intact. The need for AI stations...

Author(s)
Straub, O. C.
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 1989, 44, 9, pp 571-572,575-576
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Author(s)
Pflug, W.
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 1987, 42, 8, pp 616-618, 620-622

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