How healthy fattening bulls are on rubber floor in comparison to concrete

How healthy fattening bulls are on rubber floor in comparison to concrete

Interesting findins about this question is provided by a study of 280 fattening bulls in the cubicle house of the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute (Federal Research Institute for Animal Health) in Celle:

  • • all in all less findings at the carpal joints
  • • significantly less severe tail tip necroses

So, rubber floor is very advantageous to animal welfare, as well as for economic efficiency.

For detailed information about results of the study click here.

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