Contents tagged with foot bathing

10 June 2022

Find out how to encourage good cow flow and contact.

10 May 2024

When choosing a footbath design suitable for your herd, there are pros and cons to consider for each. Find out more and view diagrams of ideal narrow and wide footbath designs.

10 June 2022

How often should you footbath your cows, and how can you make it easier to incorporate footbathing into your normal routine? This page shows you how to make your footbath easy to use.

21 May 2024

It’s vital to know the volume of your footbath so you use the correct amount of chemical. This page explains recommended dilution rates and how to calculate how much you need.

10 May 2024

Footbaths are essential for disinfecting cows’ feet and preventing the spread of digital dermatitis. Work through these pages to find out how to improve your footbath design and use.

27 February 2020

A guide to help you calculate the amount of concentrated chemical required in a footbath.

23 January 2019

Practical advice about reducing herd lameness from Owen Atkinson of Dairy Veterinary Consultancy Ltd