animal health and welfare

  • September 20, 2022Strike Three? Transport Rest Stops Still Don’t Show a Benefit for Weaned Calves

    Researchers studied how trip length, preconditioning and rest stops...

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  • May 19, 2022Updated Livestock Transport Regulations and What You Need to Know

    Changes to the Transport of Animals Regulations (Part XII of the Health of Animals...

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  • March 8, 2022Applications Open for BCRC Researcher Mentorship Program 2022-23

    The deadline to apply is May 1, 2021. Four researchers were selected to participate...

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  • January 26, 2022Calf 911 – How to Spot Dehydration in Young or Scouring Calves *New Video*

    When calves infected with neonatal scours die, it is ultimately...

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  • January 19, 2022Calf 911 – How to Manage Colostrum to Allow Newborn Calves to Thrive *New Video*

    Ensuring newborn calves consume colostrum is one of the most...

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  • October 25, 2021Basics of Backgrounding – Veterinary & Expert Insights Across Canada Webinar November 17th

    Are you new to backgrounding? Join us as we...

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  • October 7, 2021What’s the most profitable post-weaning choice for your calves? Try our updated calculator!

    Drought conditions across the country this year remind...

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  • September 14, 2021Looking to Make the Most of Forage Quality? Consider These Factors

    Editor’s...

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  • August 19, 2021Survey Says…?

    This article written by Dr. Reynold Bergen, BCRC Science Director, originally appeared in the August 2021 issue of Canadian...

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  • August 13, 2021Patience, Silence & Observation – Practical Tips to Reducing Stress When Handling Cattle

    Many farmers truly enjoy working cattle but for some...

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