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Impact of lameness on gait characteristics and lying behaviour on zero grazed dairy cattle in early lactation

Authors: N. Blackie, J. Amory, E. Bleach and  J. Scaife.

Organization: Centre for Equine and Animal Science, Writtle College.

Summary: A study examining the impact of chronic lameness, where animals remained the same locomotion score for 3 consecutive months on lying behaviour of dairy cattle.

Link: www.appliedanimalbehaviour.com/article/S0168-1591(11)00264-4/abstract