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Medicated Milk Replacer


  1. Understand that the term “medicated milk replacer” means that antibiotics have been added to the dairy milk replacer.
  2. Be able to list the antibiotics that are most commonly added to medicated milk replacer.
  3. Understand the disadvantages associated with using medicated milk replacer.
  4. Understand that proper management and preventive medicine, including sanitation and a good colostrum program, are critical to long-term calf health and can often replace the need for medicated milk replacer.
  5. Be able to describe a good colostrum management program for dairy calves.





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