Calves experiencing difficult deliveries may need extra attention in cold weather conditions.

Christine Murray, University of Guelph, presented " Newborn Calf Vitality: Risk factors, characteristics, assessment, resulting outcomes and strategies for improvement" at the Calf Congress 2013: Growing the Next Generation.

As part of her presentation Murray talked about problems with thermoregulation among dystocia or hard delivery calves.

Click here to read what these calves may experience and measures to save thermoregulation-challenged calves.