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Nearly a third of dairy cows are removed from herds annually in the United States. Our objective is to describe what is known about the process of sending a dairy cow to slaughter in the United States including our perspectives about her fitness for transport, her condition upon arrival at the ...

Author(s)
Edwards-Callaway, L. N.; Walker, J.; Tucker, C. B.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2019, 6, January, pp 343
Abstract

Many cows culled from dairy farms arrive at livestock markets or abattoirs in compromised condition, but it is unknown whether cows are compromised at the time of culling or deteriorate during the marketing process. This study followed cull cows from farm to abattoir, monitored any deterioration,...

Author(s)
Stojkov, J.; Keyserlingk, M. A. G. von; Duffield, T.; Fraser, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2020, 103, 3, pp 2636-2649
Abstract

Bovine leukemia virus (BLV) is a production-limiting disease common in North American dairy herds. To make evidence-based recommendations to Canadian dairy producers and their consultants regarding cost and financial benefits of BLV on-farm control, an economic model that takes the supply-managed...

Author(s)
Kuczewski, A.; Hogeveen, H.; Orsel, K.; Wolf, R.; Thompson, J.; Spackman, E.; Meer, F. van der
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2019, 102, 3, pp 2578-2592
Abstract

On-farm emergency slaughter (OFES), whereby inspection, stunning, and bleeding occur on the farm before the carcass is transported to a slaughterhouse, is permitted in some jurisdictions as a means to avoid inhumane transportation while salvaging meat from injured animals. However, OFES is...

Author(s)
Koralesky, K. E.; Fraser, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2018, 101, 7, pp 6413-6418
Abstract

Background: The prevalence of bovine fasciolosis in Denmark is increasing but appropriate guidelines for control are currently lacking. In order to help develop a control strategy for liver fluke, a risk factor study of farm management factors was conducted and the utility of bulk tank milk (BTM...

Author(s)
Takeuchi-Storm, N.; Denwood, M.; Hansen, T. V. A.; Halasa, T.; Rattenborg, E.; Boes, J.; Enemark, H. L.; Thamsborg, S. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2017, 10, 555, pp (9 November 2017)
Abstract

Many cull dairy cows enter the marketing system and travel to widely dispersed and specialized slaughter plants, and they may experience multiple handling events (e.g., loading, unloading, mixing), change of ownership among dealers, and feed and water deprivation during transport and at livestock...

Author(s)
Stojkov, J.; Bowers, G.; Draper, M.; Duffield, T.; Duivenvoorden, P.; Groleau, M.; Haupstein, D.; Peters, R.; Pritchard, J.; Radom, C.; Sillett, N.; Skippon, W.; Trépanier, H.; Fraser, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Dairy Science, 2018, 101, 12, pp 11170-11174
Abstract

The objectives were to examine the effects of maternal nutrient restriction followed by realimentation during early to mid-gestation on placental development and uterine and umbilical hemodynamics in the beef cow. On day 30 of pregnancy, multiparous, non-lactating beef cows (620.5±11.3 kg) were...

Author(s)
Camacho, L. E.; Lemley, C. O.; Dorsam, S. T.; Swanson, K. C.; Vonnahme, K. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2018, 116, pp 1-11
Abstract

Background: Veterinarians are faced with significant conflicts of interest when issuing certificates for the transport and slaughter of acutely injured and casualty livestock. In a recent Policy Delphi study, emergency and casualty slaughter certification was a key concern identified by veterinary...

Author(s)
Magalhães-Sant'Ana, M.; More, S. J.; Morton, D. B.; Hanlon, A. J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Irish Veterinary Journal, 2017, 70, 24, pp (4 August 2017)
Abstract

The objectives were to evaluate the effects of nutrient restriction during early to midgestation followed by realimentation on maternal performance and organ mass in pregnant beef cows. On d 30 of pregnancy, multiparous, nonlactating cows (initial BW=620.5±11.3 kg and BCS=5.1±0.1) were assigned to...

Author(s)
Camacho, L. E.; Lemley, C. O.; Emon, M. L. van; Caton, J. S.; Swanson, K. C.; Vonnahme, K. A.
Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2014, 92, 2, pp 520-529
Abstract

Background: In this study cull dairy cows from six California dairy herds were sampled seasonally over the course of a year. The objectives were to determine the prevalence of antimicrobial resistant (AMR) Salmonella spp. shed in cull cow feces, and the factors associated with fecal shedding of AMR ...

Author(s)
Pereira, R.; Williams, D. R.; Rossitto, P.; Adaska, J.; Okello, E.; Champagne, J.; Lehenbauer, T. W.; Li XunDe; Chase, J.; Nguyen, T.; Pires, A. F. A.; Atwill, E. R.; Aly, S. S.
Publisher
PeerJ, San Francisco, USA
Citation
PeerJ, 2019, 7, 6546, pp e6546

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