Animal welfare

Just what a cow needs

Story and photos by Karen Trebilcock.

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Keeping your cows cool in the summer heat

Hot days can be uncomfortable for all of us. Cows feel the heat too – but they have a lower tolerance for hot weather than we do, mostly because they are ruminants and bigger than us, writes Ross Bishop.

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Ruminating on grass

Ever wondered where all those stats come from about how much a cow can eat? By Karen Trebilcock.

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Coping with the heat

Heat stress in cows is an increasingly worrying phenomenon, due to changing weather patterns. Vet Katie Mason shares how to best cope with the heat.

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