Lame Cow - Vision

2To use the latest research and resources to minimize the impact of lameness on dairy farms in Gippsland.

Core Principles

  • Continual Education and Training
  • Improving Welfare whilst improving productivity for dairy farmers

Services

(1)    Treatment

  1. incorporate functional trimming into lameness treatments
  2. record all treatments to allow better analysis to reduce risk factors

lame(2)    Preventative

  1. Full Lameness Investigations : First Step Investigations
  2. Targeted Investigations ; Locomotor Scoring, Claw Lesion Analysis

(3)    Producer Training

  1. Small Group training for corrective foot trimming using the Dutch Method.
  2. Small Group training for treatment of lame cows ; anatomy, how does it lameness happen, practical functional trimming, treatment of lame cows
  3. Small Group training on anatomy, causes of lameness

 

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Sale Veterinary centre

  • Address: 262 York Street, Sale
  • Telephone: (03)5144 3100
  • Fax: (03)5144 5968
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Gippsland Equine Hospital

  • Address: 31 Beet Road, Maffra
  • Telephone: (03)5147 1008
  • Fax: (03)5141 1439
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