Infection rates lowered with teat sealants

Rennie, Richard
May 2012
New Zealand Dairy Exporter;May2012, Vol. 87 Issue 10, p135
Trade Publication
The article provides information on a research which established the effectiveness of teat sealants used with antibiotics in treating infections among cows. The study investigated the length of effectiveness that fanners can expect from using a combination therapy approach when drying cows off. The research was done by Richard Laven, senior lecturer in production animal health at Massey, New Zealand, and was presented at the 2012 Pfizer Animal Health Partnersin Progress conference.


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