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This retrospective study investigated possible risk factors for intermittent upward fixation of the patella and the outcome of medial patellar desmotomy in 12 cows. All but one young cow had distinctive clinical signs, which usually started in the periparturient period. Medial patellar desmotomy...

Author(s)
Frei, S.; Nuss, K.
Publisher
Gesellschaft Schweizer Tierärztinnen und Tierärzte GST, Bern, Switzerland
Citation
SAT, Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 2015, 157, 10, pp 553-558
Abstract

Mechanical suspension systems are often required for the rescue and transport of horses and other large animals. Large animal rescue has undergone significant progress over the last few years and several new lifting systems for rescue and in-clinic use have been developed. One of these is the...

Author(s)
Kenel, L.; Keller, R.; Salis, B. von; Fürst, A.
Publisher
Hippiatrika Verlag GmbH, Baden-Baden, Germany
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 2016, 32, 2, pp 141-147
Abstract

This paper discusses the development and application of genomic breeding values for the selection of good traits in dairy cattle. Focus is given on the employment of this technology in Switzerland.

Author(s)
Bigler, A.
Publisher
Schweizerischer Fleckviehzuchtverband, Zollikofen, Switzerland
Citation
SwissHerdbook Bulletin, 2011, No.2, pp 12-13
Abstract

These proceedings focus on the opportunities for improved milk production under Swiss conditions. Topics discussed are monitoring milk production; diagnosis during counseling; milking hygiene in robotic milking and effect on milk quality and udder health; detection of mastitis using current sensor...

Author(s)
Savary, P.; Schick, M.
Publisher
Agroscope Reckenholz-Tanikon Research Station ART, Ettenhausen, Switzerland
Citation
ART-Schriftenreihe, 2011, No.15, pp 88 pp.
Abstract

Results of a survey of automatic feeding of dairy cattle on 19 farms ranging in size between 18 and 640 ha, with 28 to 390 cows/farm, in Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and Switzerland are discussed. Mobile distributors running on rails were the most widespread system. Nine of the 19 farms had...

Author(s)
Nydegger, F.; Grothmann, A.
Publisher
Eidgenössische Forschungsanstalt für Agrarwirtschaft und Landtechnik (FAT), Tänikon, Switzerland
Citation
ART-Berichte, Switzerland, 2009, No.710, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

This article discusses the different feeding technolgy in cattle and its effect on the profitabilty as well as costs of production.

Author(s)
Wasserbauer, F.
Publisher
Lehr- und Forschungszentrum für Landwirtschaft Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Irdning, Austria
Citation
Bautagung Raumberg-Gumpenstein 2009. Technik in der Rinderhaltung. Emissionen. Rahmenbedingungen für die Schweinehaltung. 27-28 May 2009 Grimmingsaal HBLFA Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria, 2009, pp 5-8
Abstract

In fall 2004, a survey of a representative sample of 1185 Swiss suckler beef farmers was carried out by questionnaire (return rate 51.9%). Based on the survey, 32.7% of the respondents castrated their calves without the help of a veterinarian, 37.8% mandated a veterinarian to carry out the...

Author(s)
Boesch, D.; Steiner, A.; Stauffacher, M.
Publisher
Verlag Hans Huber, Bern, Switzerland
Citation
SAT, Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 2006, 148, 5, pp 231-244
Abstract

In this field study, 168 limbs of dairy cows with hoof lesions (sole ulcer or white line disease) were treated on alpine pastures in the Canton Uri, Switzerland. Three different techniques of elevating a hoof were tested (Cowslip, traditional Technovit-Block and wedge-shaped Technovit-Block). These ...

Author(s)
Wehrle, M.; Lischer, C. J.; Geyer, H.; Landerer, R.; Räber, M.
Publisher
Verlag Hans Huber , Bern, Switzerland
Citation
SAT, Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 2000, 142, 9, pp 507-511
Abstract

Fluorescence microscopy revealed T. gondii in 55% of an unstated number of horses, 35% of sheep, 20% of swine and 5% of cattle. There was poor correlation between IHA antibody titres and parasite isolation. Antibodies were present in 50% of horses, 23% of sheep, 17% of swine and 36% of cattle.

Author(s)
Erb, C.
Citation
Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 1986, 128, 7, pp 367-368
Abstract

Of 217 clinically healthy cattle aged over 6 months in three different regions of eastern Switzerland, 78 (36%) yielded trypanosomes on culture of jugular blood. There was no correlation between Trypanosoma infection and the presence of malignant catarrhal fever. The culture medium consisted of:...

Author(s)
Metzler, A.
Citation
Schweizer Archiv fur Tierheilkunde, 1975, 117, Heft 2, pp 113-117

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