Lameness, usually caused by injury or disease to the foot or leg, has the potential to affect an entire herd. Losses arise from treatment, decreased yields, reduced fertility and longevity – and cost £180 a case on average, according to AHDB estimates. See also: 4 ways to improve cow flow and reduce lameness Unlike other cattle illnesses, such as mastitis, there has been little scientific research into lameness, but what vets and farmers do know is that claw horn lesions are […]