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Cover for Udder health.

In this chapter techniques in obtaining sterile milk sample, conducting California Milk Test (CMT), and interpreting results from the CMT were discussed. The aim of this chapter is to help veterinary students in the assessment of udder health and prevention of diseases affecting the udder.

Author(s)
Fishwick, J.; Vincent, I.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391629)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cattle welfare.

This chapter defines cattle welfare and presents indicators that will show signs of care or stress during pre-slaughter, slaughter, transport, and issues related to animal welfare during feeding, surgical operations, disease outbreaks, animal sporting events and production.

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392701)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Disease and herd health management.

This chapter presents the disease affecting calves and adult cattle focusing on the aetiology, diagnosis, prevention and control of these diseases. Topics on herd health assurance schemes and notifiable cattle diseases and legislation concerning cattle health and disease were also included.

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392701)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Diseases of the udder and teats.

This chapter highlights the morphology and functions of the udder and teats of dairy cows and discussed the diagnosis and clinical aspects of diseases (viral, bacterial, fungal, and traumatic) affecting these body regions of cows.

Author(s)
Buergelt, C. D.; Clark, E. G.; Del Piero, F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646718)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Genetics of disease resistance.

This chapter discusses the genetics of disease resistance in cattle. Focus is given on the genetic aspects of resistance traits for the most significant cattle diseases (brucellosis, dermatophilosis, helminthiasis, keratoconjunctivitis (IBK), leukosis (BL), mastitis, paratuberculosis (Johne's...

Author(s)
Ruvinsky, A.; Teale, A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642215)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Dairy herd health.

This book is comprised of 9 chapters focusing on dairy cattle disease prevention at the herd level. Topics covered include concepts in dairy herd health, facilitating change in herd health, rearing youngstock and replacing cows, managing herd reproduction, mastitis control and milk quality...

Author(s)
Green, M.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939977)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Treatment and dry cow therapy.

The treatment of dairy herds with mastitis was emphasized in this chapter. Included are: reasons for treatment, treatment during lactation (separation of the mastitic cow, and technique for the administration of intramammary antibiotics), antibiotic therapy (is antibiotic treatment worthwhile?,...

Author(s)
Blowey, R.; Edmondson, P.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935504)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction.

This chapter gives the definition of mastitis and a discusssion on the economics of mastitis under UK dairy farming conditions it also presents the realistic production forecasts and targets for the future.

Author(s)
Blowey, R.; Edmondson, P.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935504)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Somatic cell count.

The somatic cell count (SCC) is the number of cells present in milk (body cells as distinguished from invading bacterial cells). It is used as one indicator of udder infection. Somatic cells are made up of a combination of white blood cells and epithelial cells. White blood cells enter milk in...

Author(s)
Blowey, R.; Edmondson, P.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935504)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The environment and mastitis.

In this chapter variations in the environments which can cause mastitis such as bedding types (straw, sawdust, and shaving, sand, ash, shredded paper, mats and mattresses, bedding amounts, cubicle sanitizers, and space allowances), ventilation, cubicle (free-stall) systems (size, division height,...

Author(s)
Blowey, R.; Edmondson, P.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935504)
Type
Book chapter

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