Interpreting small ruminant milk quality reports

  • Andrea Mongini M&M Veterinary Practice, 5213 S. Gratton Rd., Denair, CA 95316
Keywords: sheep, goat, milk quality, mastitis

Abstract

Small ruminant dairies have milk quality requirements similar to cattle. Producers often look to veterinarians to help manage milk quality issues. It is important to fully understand the differences between dairy sheep and goats vs cattle in order to provide helpful consultation. This talk will cover the milk quality requirements, common deviations, why they occur, and how to best remedy the various counts when in violation.

Published
2020-09-24
Issue
Section
AASRP Small Ruminants Sessions