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Table 1 General information about the 10 study farms, number of milking cows present during the study, % lame cows (LS ≥ 3), number of cows submitted for treatment by foot trimming, number of lesions recorded during foot trimming and % of lesions categorised as infectious or non-infectious

From: Foot lesions in lame cows on 10 dairy farms in Ireland

Farm 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
No. of cows 146 115 185 100 80 150 72 120 157 79
% LS ≥ 3 8.9 9.6 16.9 12.8 8.8 13.3 13.8 9.2 17.2 13.9
No. treated 11 11 26 10 7 20 10 11 27 11
No. of lesions recorded 19 44 74 44 24 78 27 35 105 39
% infectious lesions 10.5 9.1 10.8 38.6 8.3 7.7 11.1 17.1 20.9 10.3
% non-infectious lesions 89.5 90.9 89.2 61.4 91.7 92.3 88.9 82.9 79.1 89.7