DPMS - Cow Health

Objective: A strategic approach to optimize the health and production of your herd associated with transition periods, cow comfort and vaccination programs.

Fresh and Dry Cow

  • Investigate metabolic disease events, body condition scores and uterine health in dry and transition cows
  • Assess identification, treatments and protocols
  • Establish transition program that will maintain reproductive, metabolic and udder health as well as production

Cow Comfort

  • Identify potential social and physical stress factors
  • Evaluate pen composition and stall management practices
  • Discuss implementation of tools to measure standing/lying time for early identification of lameness and stressors

Vaccination Programs

  • Identify calf mortality, sickness and potential disease risks in herd
  • Manage costs by evaluating treatments and labor efficiency