Occurrence of clinical mastitis in primiparous Estonian dairy cows in different housing conditions

@article{Kalmus2006OccurrenceOC,
  title={Occurrence of clinical mastitis in primiparous Estonian dairy cows in different housing conditions},
  author={Piret Kalmus and Arvo Viltrop and Birgit Aasm{\"a}e and Kalle Kask},
  journal={Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica},
  year={2006},
  volume={48},
  pages={21 - 21}
}
BACKGROUND Objectives of the study were to document the impact of some management factors on the occurrence of clinical mastitis in primiparous dairy cows and to identify common udder pathogens of clinical mastitis in freshly calved heifers and multiparous cows on the day of calving. METHODS A one-year study was conducted during 2004 and 2005 in 11 selected Estonian dairy herds. Data consisted of 68 heifers with clinical mastitis and 995 heifers without clinical mastitis on the day of calving… CONTINUE READING