Lameness and hoof care issues on a dairy farm drastically impact day-to-day cow comfort and can cause significant losses in a herd’s productivity and profitability.
Effects of lameness are far- reaching, decreasing milk yield and reproductive performance, and increasing vet costs, labor costs and the need for extra hoof trimming, at an average $300 to $400 per incidence.
AR-PE Hoof Trimming’s Consulting Services analyze lameness issues in herds and develop on-farm protocols to aid the dairy farmer in increasing cow comfort and, as a result, cow productivity. We develop these protocols through three comprehensive steps:
To learn more about our consulting services, please email us for detailed breakdown of the consulting process or book an appointment.