The latest information on "cow comfort" and healthy heifer housing has become even more accessible. Veterinarians in North America may now register for a free two-year subscription to The Dairyland Initiative's website, thanks to a generous sponsorship by Pfizer Animal Health. The Initiative aims to facilitate the construction of welfare-friendly dairy cattle housing, providing an optimal environment that promotes the health and productivity of calves, heifers and cows. The latest in science-based dairy facility design and management recommendations can be found at http://thedairylandinitiative.vetmed.wisc.edu. Veterinarians should contact a Pfizer Animal Health representative to obtain the passcode for a free two-year web access subscription. 05.31.2011
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