Hoof Trimming Australia
As a key element of preventive health care for your cattle, foot trimming is something all farmers or cattle owners must be aware of. The basic objective of hoof trimming in Australia is to eliminate any excessive or damaged areas of the hoof and facilitate normal hoof development. So this will assist in keeping your cattle comfortable and avoid any difficulties with their movement. If you prevent trimming hoof, your cattle may experience lameness, causing agony to your cow or cattle and affecting your bottom line.
Victorian Hoofcare Services has ten years of experience in hoof trimming in Australia. We can quickly, professionally, efficiently, and effectively trim your cattle or cow’s hoof by using state of the art WOPA equipment exclusively for cattle trimming.
Lameness may result in reproductive problems, a decrease in milk output, and a deterioration in body condition. Painful hooves will lower the cattle’s activity, resulting in a reduction in feed consumption, reducing milk production. Monitoring the cattle and doing regular trimming reduces lameness problems. According to research, cows with good, pain-free hooves remain on the farm longer, provide more milk, and earn higher long-term profits. So, with regular hoof trimming in Australia, you can ensure good cattle health.
The more regular hoof trimming is performed, the simpler and quicker the procedure will be. It is vital to recognise that animals with excessively long hooves pose a problem for animal welfare. Additionally, regular trimming minimises the likelihood of infected and non-infectious hoof sores forming. Untended hooves are a potential risk for hoof disorders such as foot scald (interdigital dermatitis), which may progress to foot rotting or foot abscesses. The key to maintaining a healthy herd is maintaining well-trimmed hooves.
So, if you are looking for hoof trimming in Australia, then the experts at Victorian Hoofcare Services can assist you. Contact us today.
3375 Corangamite Lake Road,
Cundare North, VIC 3251 (Colac)