Calving rules of thu...

STAGES OF LABOR The birth process is divided into 3 stages.  It is important to be familiar with the 3 stages and how long each should last in order to know when assistance or treatment may be required.  The length of these stages will vary from animal to animal and close observation and...

Pioneers in the fiel...

First cohort of veterinary medicine students are spending their final year out in the community Dennis Klugkist watched as the veterinarian stood before the horse in the stall, looking straight into the animal’s eyes while moving his hand—equipped with a syringe—halfway down the...

AIP in the Feedlot

Dr. Cody Creelman discussing diagnosing and treatment of AIP in the feedlot.

Footrot

Infected animals will be acutely lame. The foot will be swollen to the point where the two claws are forced apart. On close examination, the foot will be hot and show a split in the skin between the two claws. Pus may or may not be draining from it. There is often a putrid, rotting smell...

Estrus synchronizati...

Excellent webinar on estrus synchronization from the University of Nebraska. https://connect.unl.edu/p1549ode4f3/?launcher=false&fcsContent=true&pbMode=normal