Boar Lameness, Part 2: Factors and Management to Reduce – Episode 139

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The Squeal 0139 – Boar Lameness, Part 2: Factors And Management To Reduce Boar Lameness The Squeal

Part II of II: Feet and leg structure is the foundation of a successful boar stud. Unfortunately, lameness is a common issue that is difficult to avoid without understanding the factors and management practices that help prevent an increase in lameness. In this episode of The Squeal, Dr. Michael Kleve-Feld (PIC Director for Applied Male Reproduction), Dr. Tom Riek (PIC Health Assurance Veterinarian), and Mike Luyks (Kalso Bay Artificial Breeders) share their experiences with reducing lameness in a boar stud facility.