Hilgardia
Hilgardia
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University of California
Hilgardia

Rearing immunodeficient calves on pasture reduces death, production costs

Authors

Barbara Reed
Carolyn Stull
Steven L. Berry
Cynthia Batchelder

Authors Affiliations

B. Reed is Farm Advisor, UCCE Glenn County; C. Stull is Animal Welfare Specialist, Veterinary Medicine Extension, UC Davis; S.L. Berry is Dairy Extension Specialist and C. Batchelder is Graduate Student, Department of Animal Science, UC Davis; C. Batchelder is Graduate Student, Department of Animal Science, UC Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 53(6):35-40. DOI:10.3733/ca.v053n06p35. November 1999.

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Stull CL, McDonough SP. Multi-disciplinary approach to evaluating welfare of veal calves in commercial facilities. J Anim Sci. 1994. 72:2518-24. PubMed PMID: 8002471

Thurmond MC. Epidemiologic approaches used in a herd health practice to investigate neonatal calf mortality. Prev Vet Med. 1986. 4:317-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/0167-5877(86)90013-9

USDA: APHIS: Veterinary Services, National Animal Health Monitoring System. Part II-C: Heifer Health. In Dairy '96, Part II: Changes in the U.S. Dairy Industry. Fort Collins, CO: USDA APHIS Veterinary Service 1996. 1991–1996

USDA: APHIS: Veterinary Services, National Animal Health Monitoring System. Part II: Dairy Heifer Morbidity, Mortality, and Health Management Focusing on Preweaned Heifers. National Dairy Heifer Evaluation Project. Fort Collins, CO: USDA Animal and Plant Inspection Service Veterinary Service 1994.

USDA: APHIS: Veterinary Services, National Animal Health Monitoring System. Part I: Dairy Herd Management Practices Focusing on Preweaned Heifers. National Dairy Heifer Evaluation Project. Fort Collins, CO: USDA APHIS Veterinary Service 1993.

Reed B, Stull C, Berry S, Batchelder C. 1999. Rearing immunodeficient calves on pasture reduces death, production costs. Hilgardia 53(6):35-40. DOI:10.3733/ca.v053n06p35
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