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Animal Well Being in The Spotlight

by Mike Austin

The unfortunate incident that was recorded on a Brown County Dairy farm reminds all producers that the well being of their animals must always be a top priority for themselves and all their employees. Amy Stanton UW Animal Well Being Specialist says on the whole producers are doing a good job.... but there is a need to better explain what is done in dealing with down animals and that one bad incident in the public eye is bad news for the entire industry