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Focus on hoof care (Part 5): Vertical fissures

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes In last’s month’s article I focussed on horizontal fissures in dairy and beef cattle. There is a difference between...

Focus on hoof care (Part 4): Horizontal fissures

In the first three articles in this hoof care series, I discussed the role that management and the environment plays in claw problems, as well as...

Focus on hoof care (Part 3): How to select for better...

In parts 1 and 2 of this hoof care series I explained the factors that influence overgrown feet and how to identify the origin...

Focus on hoof care (Part 2): Genetics and conformation

In part 1 of this series, I explained why we often see cattle with long claws and I touched on the principles that must...