Signs and Diseases Ruminant Animals (Livestocks) get from Feeds and Water

Signs and Diseases Ruminant Animals (Livestocks) get from Feeds and Water

It is very possible for ruminant animals (livestocks) to get diseases from feeds and water. In fact those are the major ways by which they can contact diseases. Therefore, always ensure that your feeds are of good quality that is safer for your animals as well as your water quality. With regards to how to know when your ruminant animals (livestocks) are sick, there are many things that can indicate poor state of health in ruminants. The most important thing is that diseases should be suspected anytime you see any…

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How to Ascertain the Quality of the Feed and Water to be served to the Ruminant Animals

How to Ascertain the Quality of the Feed and Water to be served to the Ruminant Animals

In ascertaining the quality of feed and water to be used for your ruminant animals, there are a lot of factors to be considered. First is the source, find out how long the ingredients to be used for your feeds have stayed in the feed mill, check the physical features of the feed and water. These include the color, odor and if possible the taste. The final step is to take your feed and water sample to the laboratory of your choice for test.  It is in the laboratory that…

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