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Kitchen timer helps with billing

Sep 04, 2012 by Bovine Veterinarian
Mel Wenger, DVM, Orrville Veterinary Clinic, Orrville, Ohio, explains how a simple kitchen timer kept in the vet truck has made it easier and more accurate to charge clients by the hour for services and consulting.

DCRC November meeting in Sacramento

Jul 11, 2012 by Bovine Veterinarian
The Dairy Cattle Reproduction Council heads west Nov. 8-9 for its 2012 annual meeting in Sacramento, Calif. This year’s annual meeting will explore new on-farm research application and team approaches to dairy reprodu

Infectious arthritis in calves

Jun 17, 2012 by Bovine Veterinarian
Infectious arthritis is a frequent complication of septicemia in calves. Joints are painful and swollen, and affected animals are often quite unthrifty. Therapy is often unrewarding.
“The single most important contro

Cattle rabies is no laughing matter

Feb 06, 2012 by Bovine Veterinarian
A recent online blog in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution about a Georgia farmer who was attached by his rabid cow makes light of the incident, but rabies in livestock is no joke.
The author, George Mathis, says after th