by Pierre Lévesque
SPANISH EDITION | Translation by Dr. Abelardo Martínez, editor of Hoard's Dairyman en español.

This important book includes all aspects of the disease, including causes, prevention and treatments. Main points are highlighted with outstanding illustrations, and both basic and advanced information make it a must-read for Spanish-speaking milkers as well as managers: how to understand, investigate and solve your farm's mastitis problems.

"I am confident that any reader, whether a dairy farmer or other professional, will find this book a valuable resource." - Dr. Andrew Johnson (Complete Foreword by Dr. Andy Johnson)

Part One - Understand Mastitis Chapter 1, The Intramammary Infection Chapter 2, The Impact of Mastitis Chapter 3, The Microorganisms Causing Mastitis Chapter 4, The Cow's Natural Defenses

Part Two - Investigate the Situation Chapter 5, Measure the Importance of Mastitis in Your Herd Chapter 6, Find the Risk Factors Chapter 7, Detect and Monitor Mastitis Chapter 8, Analyze Your Individual Somatic Cell Counts

Part Three - Prevent Mastitis Chapter 9, Biosecurity to Prevent Contagious Mastitis Chapter 10, Environmental Conditions Chapter 11, Proper Milking Management and Equipment Chapter 12, From Drying Off to Calving Chapter 13, Mastitis Therapy Chapter 14, Antibiotic Residue Prevention Chapter 15, Solving a Mastitis Problem

Book details:
96 pages
Softcover, perfect bound
Full color
8 1/2 x 11 inches
ISBN: 0-932147-44-5
Copyright 2004

$ 24.95