Scientific opinion on welfare of dairy cows in relation to leg and locomotion problems based on a risk assessment with special reference to the impact of housing, feeding, management and genetic selection

animal welfare, dairy cows, udder, mastitis, risk assessment, housing, nutrition and feeding, management, genetic selection, farming systems.
First published in the EFSA Journal
9. Juli 2009
Adopted
5. Juni 2009
Last Updated
8. Oktober 2009. This version replaces the previous one/s.
Type
Scientific Opinion

Abstract

No abstract available

Panel members at the time of adoption

Bo Algers, Harry J. Blokhuis, Anette Botner, Donald M. Broom, Patrizia Costa, Mariano Domingo, Mathias Greiner, Jörg Hartung, Frank Koenen, Christine Müller-Graf, Mohan Raj, David B. Morton, Albert Osterhaus, Dirk U. Pfeiffer, Ron Roberts, Moez Sanaa, Mo Salman, J. Michael Sharp, Philippe Vannier, Martin Wierup.
Panel on Animal Health and Welfare
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2009.1142
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