The Abomasum 

D. E. Larsen, DVM After moving to Sweet Home, I had only provided care for a few dairy cows. Most dairies were too far for me to seek as clients.  John had a small dairy near Lacomb. It was further than I liked to travel, but I enjoyed keeping my dairy skills current. His phoneContinue reading “The Abomasum “

Ergot Foot

D. E. Larsen, DVM Perry was busy loading a large log onto his portable sawmill when I pulled through the gate. I stopped and closed and gate and then sat in the truck to watch his operation for a few minutes. I could see the young cow standing off to the side of the activity.Continue reading “Ergot Foot”

Grass Tetany Merry-Go-Round 

D. E. Larsen, DVM I pulled into Boeckel’s driveway off Old Holley Road and expected to find Rein, but there was no sign of anyone. I was heading to the house when I saw Rein coming around the barn on his tractor. “I thought I had misunderstood you for a minute,” I said as ReinContinue reading “Grass Tetany Merry-Go-Round “