Beef cattle

The following measures have been identified by AssureWel as being important to assess for beef cattle. The criteria to select these 'core' measures included consideration as to how practical they are to assess on-farm.

  1. Lameness
  2. Cleanliness
  3. Body Condition Score (adult cattle only)
  4. Hairloss, lesions and swellings
  5. Animals with respiratory signs
  6. Cattle needing further care
  7. Disbudding, dehorning and castration
  8. Mortality

Download the AssureWel assessment protocol and scoresheet.


Beef cattle