Useful Links

XLVets - www.xlvets.co.uk

Directions to the VLA

National Sheep Association

How to Block a cows foot

DairyCo has launched a new you tube video looking at the best practice procedure on “how to block a cows foot” including:

  • Applying the block
  • Fitting the block
  • Adhesives
  • Checking foot blocks

 It has been done by Hettie Thomas from Nottingham University and is part of the RP research programme at Nottingham University looking at lameness prevention strategies.
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGNnOoEhjdI