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Terms and Defintions
a male cow castrated before sexual maturity.
to prevent a cow from wandering away
provides the most effective method of restraint for cow
place in lateral or sternal recumbency
restraint device used to control head
provides restraint of head and permits leading of halter broken cattle. (mild)
provides restraint for examination or minor surgical procedures (mild)
young female that has never given birth
These provide major venous drainage of the udder. Never use as a veinapuncture.
California Mastitis Test (CMT)
Looking for inflammation in the uddder.
to hold the jaws open wide enough to enable the passage of the stomach tube down the throat.
to deliver solid meds to large animals orally.
relation to breastfeeding
to administer internal oral parasite control
to kick cranially using a hind limb
a backward flowing of gastric or rumen contents w/o contraction of abdominal muscles.
housing for calfs
Normal TPR Values
: 100.0° – 102.5°F
: 60 – 80 BPM
: 10 – 30 RPM
: 2 – 3 Minute
(heard over paralumbar
5 main sources of nutrients
3. protein source
Why is it important to be dehorned?
So they don't get stuck in things and can't use to hurt each other or someone.
Methods of dehorning?