How effective is individual claw trimming in cattle? An ex-vivo study


CANATAN U. , Kurt H., Akbala M., Cetin M., ACAR H. , ASLAN V. , ...More

LARGE ANIMAL REVIEW, vol.27, no.1, pp.9-14, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Title of Journal : LARGE ANIMAL REVIEW
  • Page Numbers: pp.9-14
  • Keywords: Individual claw trimming, morphometry, claw, cattle

Abstract

Claw trimming is an application to give a functional shape to the claws, to maintain foot weight distribution and to prevent foot diseases. Claw trimming should be done by experts. In this study, it was aimed to show the effectiveness of individual claw trimming applied in cattle claws by morphometric measurements.