While lameness is typically a problem dairy producers see in mature cows, there are a number of strategies and management practices that can be implemented in heifer pens to minimize and prevent lameness throughout a dairy cow’s life. On Wed., Nov. 22, the second session of the PDPW World Class Webinar Series: Hooves are Made for Walking”
will show dairy producers how to implement a strategy to achieve excellence in lameness management, enhance the dairy’s bottom line and ensure their farm has productive cows. Dr. Nigel Cook,
chair of the Department of Medical Sciences and professor in Food Animal Production Medicine at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine, will present the session “Simplifying Hoof Health from Day One
,” from noon to 1 p.m. CT, online.