If you’ve been looking for a good resource to help explain cattle behavior to employees, then you’ll want to check out the book “Cattle Behaviour and Welfare.” The book was written to help people understand the “why” behind cattle behavior and the link between behavior and the environment.
Chapter titles include: welfare of cows, welfare of calves, environmental perception and cognition, social behavior, nutritional behavior, reproductive behavior, locomotion and movement, resting behavior and the relationship between cattle and man.
The 272-page book is available through Iowa State University Press. The cost is $47.99, plus shipping and handling. To order, call (800) 862-6657, or visit this Web site: www.iowastatepress.com