Zinpro’s new Cattle Lameness book

By Steve Mason on

Zinpro has recently released a new book and app dealing with beef and dairy cattle hoof health. Cattle Lameness: Identification, Prevention and Control of Claw Lesions is a Zinpro-led industry effort to assist cattle producers in improving animal wellness through the prevention of lameness. Primary authors are Christoph Mülling (University of Leipzig, Germany), Dörte Döpfer (University of Wisconsin) and Tom Edwards (Midwest Feedlot Services).

This 80-page book contains hundreds of new photos and dozens of original illustrations and schematics (see example below) to help understand how and why lameness occurs, and it explains what can be done to prevent and control lameness. The Cattle Lameness book is available for sale in printed format on Amazon; the ebook app is available for sale through the Apple App StoreGoogle Play and the Amazon Appstore.

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