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The Cattle Health Handbook

The Cattle Health Handbook

Preventive Care, Disease Treatments & Emergency Procedures for Promoting the Well-being of Your Beef Or Dairy Herd

  • Author: Heather Smith Thomas
  • Publisher: University of Ottawa Press
  • ISBN: 1603420908
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 371
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Discusses how to maintain the day-to-day health of one's cattle, covering symptoms, preventive care, and treatment of common diseases, body system disorders such as digestive and foot problems, and other ailments, accidents, and injuries that can occur, with case histories and anecdotes.

The Cattle Health

The Cattle Health

Preventative Care, Disease Treatments and Emergency Procedures

  • Author: Heather Smith Thomas
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781603420907
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 371
  • View: 4068
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Discusses how to maintain the day-to-day health of one's cattle, covering symptoms, preventive care, and treatment of common diseases, body system disorders such as digestive and foot problems, and other ailments, accidents, and injuries that can occur, with case histories and anecdotes.

Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle, 3rd Edition

Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle, 3rd Edition

Health, Handling, Breeding

  • Author: Heather Smith Thomas
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 1603426892
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 340
  • View: 9884
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Whether you’re raising one cow or a herd, this comprehensive guide shows you everything you need to know to successfully manage your beef cattle operation. Heather Smith Thomas stresses the importance of understanding bovine behavior while covering breed selection, calving, feeding, housing, medical care, and humane slaughter practices. Along with in-depth information on raising grass-fed animals and dealing with toxic pasture plants, you’ll also find advice on creating a viable business plan and identifying niche markets for your beef.

Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle, 4th Edition

Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle, 4th Edition

Health, Handling, Breeding

  • Author: Heather Smith Thomas
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 1635860393
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 320
  • View: 1380
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Whether a farmer is raising one cow or a herd, Storey’s Guide to Raising Beef Cattle is the most reliable reference for ensuring a successful, healthy cattle operation. In this fully updated, full-color fourth edition, long-time cattle rancher and author Heather Smith Thomas explains every aspect of bovine behavior and provides expert guidance on breed selection, calving, feeding, housing, pasture, and health care. Along with in-depth information on raising grass-fed animals, there is also advice on creating a viable business plan and identifying niche markets for selling beef.

The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals

The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals

Choose the Best Breeds for Small-Space Farming, Produce Your Own Grass-Fed Meat, Gather Fresh Eggs, Collect Fresh Milk, Make Your Own Cheese, Keep Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, Rabbits, Goats, Sheep, Pigs, Cattle, & Bees

  • Author: Gail Damerow
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 1603426973
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 360
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Enjoy a weekend breakfast featuring eggs, bacon, and honey from your own chickens, pigs, and bees, or a holiday meal with your own heritage-breed turkey as the main attraction. Gail Damerow covers everything you need to successfully raise your own farm animals, from selecting the right breeds to producing delicious fresh milk, cheese, honey, eggs, and meat. Even with just a small plot of land, you can become more self-sufficient, save money, and enjoy healthy, delicious animal products.

Grass-Fed Cattle

Grass-Fed Cattle

How to Produce and Market Natural Beef

  • Author: Julius Ruechel
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 160342587X
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 384
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Successfully raise grass-fed cattle and enjoy the benefits of great-tasting beef and a financially stable enterprise. In this comprehensive guide, Julius Ruechel covers every aspect of raising healthy and thriving grass-fed cattle, offering advice on herd selection, pasture management, medical care, necessary equipment, winter grazing, slaughtering procedures, and more. With tips on creating a viable business plan and identifying niche markets for your beef, Ruechel provides everything you need to know to develop a profitable and environmentally sustainable grass-fed cattle operation.

Klauenpflege bei Rindern und Behandlung von Lahmheit

Klauenpflege bei Rindern und Behandlung von Lahmheit

  • Author: Roger Blowey
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9783800132065
  • Category:
  • Page: 87
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True Cow Tales

True Cow Tales

Literary Sketches and Stories by Farmers, Ranchers, and Dairy Princesses

  • Author: C. R. Lindemer
  • Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
  • ISBN: 1608440613
  • Category: Literary Collections
  • Page: 228
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For the love of Bessie, grab a glass of milk, pull up a comfy chair, and partake of a cow tale or two! These 40 stories by farmers and ranchers in the U.S. and Canada will open your eyes to what really goes on in those pastoral scenes with Holsteins, Jerseys, and other cattle breeds. Read about a 101-year-old cowgirl, close calls with bulls, cows and cops, steer roping, cattle branding, herds escaping, and the lovely dairy princesses promoting the healthful dairy industry. Be an armchair traveler with "Miss Lait" (Miss Milk) on her 1954 trip to France, meet a cow called "Grandma," read up on milking cows with baseball players, and see how butter magically turns into the likenesses of princesses. Meet "Patty" and "Paige" - - the Mother's Day cows, follow "Ferdy" the friendly bull, and learn about "Lulu" - - on the loose. "True Cow Tales is a true joy to read. If you have an association with livestock agriculture you will enjoy these short stories and poems. These brought back many memories of growing up on our family farm. True Cow Tales ought to be a part of everyone's family library and should be shared over and over." - Ken Rahjes, Farm Broadcaster for KRVN Radio, Lexington, Nebraska "As the world is further removed from agriculture, it's increasingly important to learn more about your sources of food, fiber and fuel. True Cow Tales is a truly moo-ving tribute to the beef and dairy industries, from the joy of buying your first cow and naming her Patty - yes, Cow Patty - to the wonder of watching a cow nurse an orphaned calf to the sorrow of no longer being able to financially support your farm. This anthology vividly depicts the importance of agriculture through a collection of stories and poems about the lives of farm animals and the dedicated people who care for them." - James Henry, AgriNews Publications Executive Editor "This anthology is an interesting gathering of a wide variety of stories and reminiscences regarding acquaintances and encounters with cattle." - Heather Smith Thomas, rancher and author of Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle (1998); Essential Guide to Calving (2008); Cattle Health Handbook (2009); and more than 9000 stories and articles about cattle and horses. Ever moo to a cow - - or try not to? You may love cows more than you even realized. For a laugh, check out "Cattle Sillies." Need some adventure? Then turn to "Bovine Drama." Favorite cows are the theme of a chapter by that name. For a walk down "memory lane," flip to "Bovine Wistfulness." And for something quite different, enter the world of "Dairy Princesses" and meet the beautiful young women who love cows and spend an entire year of their lives promoting the dairy industry and handing out milk and cheese samples. Cheddar anyone? Follow your "inner moo." Read these stories for old time's sake, or just come along for the ride. And don't forget to drink your milk!

Beef Cattle Science Handbook

Beef Cattle Science Handbook

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Beef Cattle
  • Page: N.A
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Vols. for 1964-67 contain papers of the Beef Cattle Science School; 1968-74 papers of the Stockmen's School; 1975-77 papers of the International Stockmen's School.

The Cattle Keeper's Veterinary Handbook

The Cattle Keeper's Veterinary Handbook

  • Author: Chris Watson
  • Publisher: Crowood Press (UK)
  • ISBN: 9781847971067
  • Category: Cattle
  • Page: 192
  • View: 4077
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Disease is an inevitable everyday risk for all those who keep cattle and very often it has a huge impact on the animal's welfare, as well as its productivity. This clearly written and easy-to-understand book covers the principal diseases and conditions that occur in cattle and is essential reading for all those who own, or care for, cattle.

How the Cow Ate the Cabbage: An Orientation Handbook for Nursing Home Direct Care Staff

How the Cow Ate the Cabbage: An Orientation Handbook for Nursing Home Direct Care Staff

  • Author: Joel Dobbins
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 1458318443
  • Category:
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Storey's Guide to Training Horses, 2nd Edition

Storey's Guide to Training Horses, 2nd Edition

  • Author: Heather Smith Thomas
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781603423885
  • Category: Pets
  • Page: 504
  • View: 8782
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Safely and successfully train your own horse. Stressing the importance of understanding equine behavior, Storey’s Guide to Training Horses provides a series of progressive exercises that can easily be adjusted to suit your horse’s personality. Whether you’re raising an animal for farm work, competition, or show, you’ll learn everything you need to develop a well-trained and happy horse.

Your Calf

Your Calf

A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing Beef and Dairy Calves

  • Author: Heather Smith Thomas
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 1612123236
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 192
  • View: 5751
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Designed for kids ages 9 and up, this friendly and encouraging guide introduces children to the fun and rewarding experience of raising a calf. With age-appropriate instructions, clear photographs, and easy-to-read diagrams, Heather Smith Thomas covers the basics of choosing the right calf, feeding and housing, showing, and calf health care. Whether they’re interested in raising an animal for beef or dairy, children will find everything they need to know to safely and successfully care for their very own calf.

Storey's Guide to Raising Horses, 2nd Edition

Storey's Guide to Raising Horses, 2nd Edition

Breeding, Care, Facilities

  • Author: Heather Smith Thomas
  • Publisher: Storey Publishing
  • ISBN: 1603426876
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 515
  • View: 8387
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Raising horses successfully requires good preparation, hard work, and a sincere interest in your animals’ well-being. With in-depth information on all aspects of horsekeeping, including grooming, foaling, housing, diet, exercise, and medical care, this comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know to raise healthy and happy horses.

Handbook of Livestock Management

Handbook of Livestock Management

  • Author: Richard A. Battaglia
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • ISBN: 9780131189331
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 642
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Discusses a wide range of species and topics, showing step-by-step how to perform the skills and techniques essential for those in animal management. Taking a hands-on approach, it reflects the author's authoritative experience and emphasizes how to maintain and maximize an animal's well-being and productivity. Over 800 illustrations, external parts and skeletal drawings, and new photographs offer readers a close look at each species and each livestock management technique. Features chapters on beef cattle, dairy cattle, swine, horses, sheep, goats, poultry, livestock restraint and herd health. Covers all aspects of each species from breeding and conception through their complete lifecycle. Recommends techniques that are best for both the livestock manager and the animal. Provides cautionary notes at appropriate danger points with each step-by-step procedure. Follows a predictable format that includes an introduction to each technique, lists of necessary equipment, a discussion of required restraint, cautionary notes at appropriate danger points, a description of the normal recovery sequence, and a discussion of postprocedural management. Excellent for those involved in livestock management.

Beef cattle publications and visual materials

Beef cattle publications and visual materials

  • Author: United States. Science and Education Administration
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Page: 88
  • View: 7681
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Beef Cattle Handbook

Beef Cattle Handbook

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
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Florida Veterinary Journal

Florida Veterinary Journal

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Veterinary medicine
  • Page: N.A
  • View: 1775
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Midwest Farm Handbook

Midwest Farm Handbook

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Agriculture
  • Page: N.A
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Handbook of Health Survey Methods

Handbook of Health Survey Methods

  • Author: Timothy P. Johnson
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118594746
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 840
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A comprehensive guidebook to the current methodologiesand practices used in health surveys A unique and self-contained resource, Handbook of HealthSurvey Methods presents techniques necessary for confrontingchallenges that are specific to health survey research. Thehandbook guides readers through the development of sample designs,data collection procedures, and analytic methods for studies aimedat gathering health information on general and targetedpopulations. The book is organized into five well-defined sections: Design andSampling Issues, Measurement Issues, Field Issues, Health Surveysof Special Populations, and Data Management and Analysis.Maintaining an easy-to-follow format, each chapter begins with anintroduction, followed by an overview of the main concepts,theories, and applications associated with each topic. Finally,each chapter provides connections to relevant online resources foradditional study and reference. The Handbook of Health SurveyMethods features: 29 methodological chapters written by highly qualified expertsin academia, research, and industry A treatment of the best statistical practices and specificmethodologies for collecting data from special populations such assexual minorities, persons with disabilities, patients, andpractitioners Discussions on issues specific to health research includingdeveloping physical health and mental health measures, collectinginformation on sensitive topics, sampling for clinical trials,collecting biospecimens, working with proxy respondents, andlinking health data to administrative and other external datasources Numerous real-world examples from the latest research in thefields of public health, biomedicine, and health psychology Handbook of Health Survey Methods is an ideal reference foracademics, researchers, and practitioners who apply survey methodsand analyze data in the fields of biomedicine, public health,epidemiology, and biostatistics. The handbook is also a usefulsupplement for upper-undergraduate and graduate-level courses onsurvey methodology.