A comparison of broad-spectrum and narrow-spectrum dry cow therapy used alone and in combination with a teat sealant.

@article{Bradley2011ACO,
  title={A comparison of broad-spectrum and narrow-spectrum dry cow therapy used alone and in combination with a teat sealant.},
  author={A. J. Bradley and J E Breen and Ben Payne and M. J. Green},
  journal={Journal of dairy science},
  year={2011},
  volume={94 2},
  pages={692-704}
}
The dry period is a critical time in the lactation cycle, offering the optimum time for cure of existing intramammary infection (IMI), while also encompassing the periods of highest susceptibility to new intramammary infection. Until recent years, intramammary infection in the dry period has been controlled with the use of antibiotic dry cow therapy. The aim of this study was to investigate 3 different dry cow therapy regimens, in low-somatic cell count (SCC; bulk milk SCC<250,000 cells/mL… CONTINUE READING
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