Risk Factors for Uterine Disease in Dairy Cows (VM183)

Keywords: cow, poppies, flowers, blossom, cattle, agriculture. Photo by Eric ZamoraUterine diseases are highly prevalent in high-producing dairy cows. Predictors of uterine disease include traditional risk factors, BHBA blood concentration, NEFA blood concentration, neutrophil glycogen stores and calcium. This 4-page fact sheet was written by Klibs N.A. Galvão, and published by the UF Department of Veterinary Medicine-Large Animal Clinical Sciences, May 2012.