Incidence and prevalence of lameness in dairy cattle.

@article{Clarkson1996IncidenceAP,
  title={Incidence and prevalence of lameness in dairy cattle.},
  author={M. Clarkson and D. Y. Downham and W. B. Faull and Joel W. Hughes and Fiona Jane Manson and Joshua Merritt and Richard Donald Murray and Walter M. b. Russell and J E Sutherst and Wm. R. Ward},
  journal={The Veterinary record},
  year={1996},
  volume={138 23},
  pages={
          563-7
        }
}
A survey was made of 37 dairy farms in Wirral, mid-Cheshire, mid-Somerset and Dyfed, Wales, to assess the incidence and prevalence of lameness in the cows between May 1989 and September 1991. The incidence was obtained from records made whenever a cow was examined for lameness or received preventive foot-trimming. The mean annual incidence was 54.6 new cases per 100 cows with a range from 10.7 to 170.1 and the mean values during summer and winter were 22.9 and 31.7, respectively. The prevalence… CONTINUE READING
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