Cows to present at dairy fertility visits

This is based on a voluntary waiting period of 50 days. All the parameters can be changed depending on herd circumstances.


Monthly Visits

Cows to submit for vet fertility visit
Monthly visit (all packages)

  • Post natal check for cows with disease problem around calving (e.g. calving difficulty, twins, retained afterbirth, metritis, milk fever: from 21 days post calving (21-52d)
  • Oestrus not observed: from 60 days post calving (60-91d)
  • Not served: from 70 days post calving (70-101d)
  • Pregnancy diagnosis (pd): from 28 days post service (28-59d)
  • Others: Abnormal vaginal discharge, showing signs of oestrus at less than 18 days intervals, pd'd in calf ad returned to oestrus

Cows to body condition score at vet fertility visit.
Monthly Visit (Package 2)

  • 0-31 days before dry-off
  • 14 days pre-calving - 5 days post-calving
  • 60-80 days in milk

     

Cows for mini-metabolic profile
Monthly Visit (Package 3)

  • 1-14 days pre-calving: 6 cows
  • 1-21 days in milk: 6 cows

 

3 Weekly Visits

Cows to submit for vet fertility visit
3 Weekly Visit (all packages)

  • Post natal check for cows with disease problem around calving (e.g. calving difficulty, twins, retained afterbirth, metritis, milk fever: from 21 days post calving (21-52d)
  • Oestrus not observed: from 60 days post calving (60-81d)
  • Not served: from 70 days post calving (70-91d)
  • Pregnancy diagnosis (pd): from 28 days post service (28-49d)
  • Others: Abnormal vaginal discharge, showing signs of oestrus at less than 18 days intervals, pd'd in calf ad returned to oestrus.

Cows to body condition score at vet fertility visit.
3 Weekly Visit (Package 2)

  • 0-21 days before dry-off
  • 14 days pre-calving - 5 days post-calving
  • 60-80 days in milk

     

Cows for mini-metabolic profile
3 Weekly Visit (Package 3)

  • 1-14 days pre-calving: 6 cows
  • 1-21 days in milk: 6 cows

 

2 Weekly Visits

Cows to submit for vet fertility visit
2 Weekly Visit (all packages)

  • Post natal check for cows with disease problem around calving (e.g. calving difficulty, twins, retained afterbirth, metritis, milk fever: from 21 days post calving (21-35d)
  • Oestrus not observed: from 60 days post calving (60-74d)
  • Not served: from 70 days post calving (70-84d)
  • Pregnancy diagnosis (pd): from 28 days post service (28-42d)
  • Others: Abnormal vaginal discharge, showing signs of oestrus at less than 18 days intervals, pd'd in calf ad returned to oestrus.

Cows to body condition score at vet fertility visit.
2 Weekly Visit (Package 2)

  • 0-21 days before dry-off
  • 14 days pre-calving - 5 days post-calving
  • 63-77 days in milk

     

Cows for mini-metabolic profile
2 Weekly Visit (Package 3)

  • 1-14 days pre-calving: 6 cows
  • 1-21 days in milk: 6 cows

 

Weekly Visits

Cows to submit for vet fertility visit
Weekly Visit (all packages)

  • Post natal check for cows with disease problem around calving (e.g. calving difficulty, twins, retained afterbirth, metritis, milk fever: from 21 days post calving (21-28d)
  • Oestrus not observed: from 60 days post calving (60-67d)
  • Not served: from 70 days post calving (70-77d)
  • Pregnancy diagnosis (pd): from 28 days post service (28-35d)
  • Others: Abnormal vaginal discharge, showing signs of oestrus at less than 18 days intervals, pd'd in calf ad returned to oestrus.

Cows to body condition score at vet fertility visit.
Weekly Visit (Package 2)

  • 0-7 days before dry-off
  • 7 days pre-calving - 5 days post-calving
  • 67-74 days in milk

     

Cows for mini-metabolic profile
Weekly Visit (Package 3)

  • 1-14 days pre-calving: 6 cows
  • 1-21 days in milk: 6 cows