+44 (0)1948 302072
Dairy Veterinary Consultancy Ltd, UK
Vaccination: information for farmers
Failure of milk let down
Dry cows: options for those who are too fat or thin
Body condition scoring
Cow time budgets: overview
Owen is a farm vet and worked in practice for 20 years before establishing Dairy Veterinary Consultancy in 2013, based in Cheshire, England, but working throughout the UK and overseas. He is an RCVS Recognised Specialist in Cattle Health and Production.
Owen provides advice and training for all types of dairy businesses, including vets, farmers and others in the dairy supply chain.
Owen is a CowSignals® master trainer and Nuffield Scholar. He is involved in lots of areas of cow health but is particularly known for his enthusiasm for lameness prevention, rumen health, youngstock, building design and correct use of medicines. He is the co-author of the popular text book, Bovine Surgery and Lameness, and has developed several national dairy outreach programmes in UK. He has a passion for farmer-vet communications and leading effective change.
He enjoys working with vets and farmers to improve the lives of cows and the people who care for them.
Somatic cell count assessment
Subacute ruminal acidosis
Toe necrosis: amputated claw
Toe necrosis: cross section through affected hoof
Toe necrosis: diagram of region affected
Toe necrosis: clinical case
Housing cows: effects of poor environment
Feeding trough: outdoors and covered
Housing cows: straw yards
Housing cows: loose housing
Housing cows: cubicle configuration
Housing cows: optimum dimensions
Potential economic benefits of upgrading cow housing
Dairy cow time budgets: pie chart
Housing cows: cubicle housing assessment
Observing cows at grass
Time budget: single dairy cow
Rumen fill scoring: site to assess
Rumen fill scoring: assessment
Rumen fill scoring: criteria
Body condition scoring system
Body condition scoring: sub-cutaneous skin
Body condition scoring: Penn-State method
Body condition scoring: assessment points
Ketosis and fatty liver
Rumen fill scoring
Dry cow therapy
Housing cows: dairy
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