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 Web site, thanks to sponsorship from 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 here. Veterinarians should contact a Pfizer Animal Health representative to obtain the passcode for a free two-year Web access subscription.