aid in the control of digital dermatitis
Your Best Ally as an aid in the control of Digital Dermatitis
- Non-toxic & biodegradable footbath alternative to copper sulfate and formaldehyde
- An essential part of a complete hoof health management program
- THYMOX Hoof, the first and only footbath approved by Health Canada
A safer, cost effective and alternative to Formalin and Copper Sulfate
Digital dermatitis that causes lameness in cattle is a widespread and costly hoof disease for dairy producers. Footbaths are used to help prevent hoof problems such as digital dermatitis. Continues…
DÖRTE DÖPFER ON DIGITAL DERMATITIS
Dr. med. vet. Dörte Döpfer, MSc, PhD, Food Animal Production Medicine Section, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin in Madison.
Dörte Döpfer, Associate Professor at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, is a veterinarian, epidemiologist and microbiologist by training. Among her research interests, epidemiology of digital dermatitis (heel warts) in cattle has led to research about the best-practice for hoof bathing to prevent and control digital dermatitis in cattle.