Dairy calves in a shed© Tim Scrivener
Vet Alex Cooper of Fenton Vets says monitoring calf growth rates flagged up pneumonia issues early, allowing prompt action to be taken on his client’s farm in Pembrokeshire. Calf Tracker, a tool developed by XLVets, can detect the influence sub-clinical pneumonia has on calf performance. The tool monitors the growth and health of calves from birth to weaning, with the weights of calves measured every couple of weeks using a weigh tape and recorded in the online application. See also: Rethinking […]