Practical guides, tools and factsheetsVolume Number January 1, 2016

Lameness Intervention Guide in free stall housing

Guide d'intervention pour les boiteries en stabulation libre

This guide provides you with a proven technique for the detection of lameness in cows housed in free stall housing. This method can easily be used by producers and dairy professionals. At the slightest sign of lameness observed, it is recommended to intervene as quickly as possible to increase the chances of recovery. Alternatively, we offer you an intervention guide with maximum delays, depending on the severity of the signs observed. A practical tool that you can print and keep handy for your lameness observation periods.