Vet's corner: the importance of colostrum
The value of feeding high-quality colostrum to newborn calves cannot be underestimated.
Watch: tips for dehorning calves this spring
Journal vet Tommy Heffernan talks through dehorning calves with vet Denis Howard. They look at landmarks, local anaesthetic and technique
Watch: bloat in calves – a rising issue
Bloat is a rising issue when it comes to calf health. Tommy Heffernan looks at the causes, prevention and treatment.
Vet's Corner: measuring for success
Vet Kevin O'Sullivan looks at some key areas to focus on this spring when it comes to heifer rearing.