Contents tagged with digital dermatitis

7 January 2022

digital dermatitis infection reservoirs in beef cattle and sheep

3 November 2021

Research investigating the prevention of digital dermatitis transmission on farm

30 July 2020

The Digital Dermatitis Index is published on a scale from -2 to +2 and expressed as a percentage.

13 August 2020

Antibiotic use on dairy farms

24 November 2021

Transmission of digital dermatitis between dairy cows

10 November 2020

Cattle hooves can become injured due to physical factors like weight bearing. It is important to treat these injuries quickly to prevent further damage.

6 August 2020

Digital dermatitis is a common cause of lameness. Find out how to identify this infection and treat it quickly before it spreads.

10 November 2020

Find out more about the infections that cause lameness and how they can be treated.

18 January 2021

Infections can spread through a herd and cause lameness if not spotted quickly and treated effectively.

7 April 2020

The five-yearly genetics base change, genomic upgrade and new digital dermatitis index