Although it maybe doesn’t seem like it, cold weather is just around the corner. This is the perfect time to take a look at the proper precautions in caring for our pets. The snow and harsh weather can have negative effects on our pets.
Now that most of the snow has melted and the temperatures are rising, warm weather and summer will be here before you know it. I can only speak for myself when I say that some of my least favorite things to deal with during the warmer months are flies.
Staying warm in the cold, requires more energy from the animal. Supplementing your nutrition ration for energy lost due to the cold weather can be effective for your animals. Here are some ways that you can get more rate of gain from your animals.
Hydro-Lac is a great supplement that you can add to your cattle for periods of high stress. It is a common addition to any feed ration during the warm months to ensure that ruminants are staying hydrated.