This is an outline of a Bovine preventative health program.

At Birth

  • Chlorhexiderm or betadine solution on navel (spray or dip)

12-14 Weeks

  • Castrate and Dehorn

Adult Cattle

  • Pregnancy examinations in the fall (cull open cows)
  • Breeding Soundness exams for bulls 1 month prior to turn out
  • Check for lice January through March
  • Deworm at least twice a year