Animal Health

Editing for Health and Fitness

Oct 17, 2018 by John Maday
Gene editing shows considerable potential for improving animal health and welfare and food safety while reducing dependence on antimicrobials and other treatments for livestock diseases.

Mystery Malady

Oct 16, 2018 by John Maday
A single picture can’t always tell the whole story, but photos often can aid in identifying unusual, or perhaps not so unusual, lesions, injuries or other signs of morbidity in cattle.

Simple Calf Respiratory Scoring System

Oct 08, 2018 by Maureen Hanson
Researchers at UC-Davis have developed a handy, easy-to-use diagnostic tool to streamline monitoring of calves for respiratory disease, so they can be detected and cared for early in the disease process.