1999 third edition dealing with the full range of cattle ailments grouped broadly according to the age and development of the animal from the young calf to the adult cow.
This completely revised and reprinted book is the standard for college courses around the world. Now in full colour.
Mastitis Test Papers - pack of 25
Quick and simple four-spot testing papers for quarter excessive cell counts.
An infection causes a change in acidity in the quarter’s milk.
A couple of drops of milk on the paper from an infected quarter will change the spot colour from yellow to green, or blue/green. Normal quarter milk will not affect the spots. Papers should be kept sealed in the bag ..
Kow Kant Kick is the brand of this kick stopper which has a long history in USA. We believe this is the most humane as well as the most effective device available for taming unruly cows during milking. Fits any size animal fitting over the back with tips into the flanks above the udder. Closing the clamp depresses the muscles that control kicking. Also useful during veterinary examinations surgery..
A really BIG bucket of alcohol and chlorhexidine-impregnated non-woven wipes.
Ideal for pre-milking disinfection or for use prior to dry cow antibiotic or other infusion procedure. Or as general hand cleaning wipes.
The bucket has a resealable cap. Each wipe is 20cm x 24cm, a good big size for teats or hands.
NB: If wipes container is left open for extended periods, wipes can become contamina..
This fast-reading long-probe digital thermometer is ideal for use in the farm dairy, particularly for hot or cold liquids or in wet situations. Measuring range is -40 to 300°C with accuracy of ±0.5°C in the 0 to 100°C range. Alarm function. Auto-off. Backlight. °F/°C. Min/Max settings. Probe 15cm long. 1.5m lead.
Powered by regular 2032 lithium battery (supplied). In..
Hook-and-loop type bands suitable for use around the hock of milking cows. These bands stay on well, but are not as secure as ankle-fitting Leg Bands but they are more visible in the dairy, and are easier (and safer) to apply and remove, and they stay cleaner.
Just be sure to put on both legs, or use an ankle band also, if using for antibiotic or other high-risk identification. (We will not accep..
One of the great benefits of changing from a footbath to Hoofmat for lameness treatment and prevention, is the great reduction in highly toxic treatment remedies such as formalin and copper-sulphate entering into drainage systems and the environment.
Hoofmat is now accepted as one of the most appropriate methods of treatment of lameness in cattle.
The Super Dairy Hoofmat is made from extra-..
Even very simple devices can be improved with some intelligent design work. Our Improved kick stop has different hook shapes to suit the back bone and the flank - the backbone hook is longer, and has a red cap to distinguish it.
The length-adjustment knobs are a large, easy-to-use 9mm diameter, and are offset from centre so they are not accidentally depressed by contact with the shed breach rail...
This one is from the USA, where dairyman Garry Johnston developed the ´Milk-Easy´, to take the place of milk-cup weights or hand-weighting to milk out those slow quarters.
Just slip the Milk-Easy Spacer on top of the cup for the slow quarter, and it will be finished at the same time as the other three. The Milk-Easy is a loose fit on the cup inflation, but stays on the teat when the cluster is re..
This is an economical unit ideal for the home-pasteuriser. It uses the same principles as the best commercial pasteurisers, including pressurized heating and vacuum-sealed cooling.
It is thermostatically controlled to 70°C and has automatic shut-down when the process is completed.
Can be used to pasteurise milk and also juice, beer and wine.
Constructed of aluminium and stainless steel pa..