Limousin Bloem Show 2023. Dairy Smid Hoof Trimming, once again had the privilege of being a sponsor at this event. What a honour to be part of the Limousin family and providing the Hoof Trimming service. Keep them moving!
In this series of different reasons why cows go lame, I want to mention a very important principle, namely, the role that concrete plays in lameness.
In association with The Dairy Mail and the MPO, we decided to plough back the knowledge gained over the past 24 years regarding lameness.
Boran Annual Auction at the Afridome Parys – Well done to the Boran Breeders Association of SA, 20 years celebration.
Hoof health is essential for a beef or dairy cattle herd to perform optimally, and nutrition and good hoof care should form part of any animal health programme.
There are two types of fissures, namely horizontal (discussed in this article) and vertical. Both types cause severe lameness and have their own risk factors and causes.