When a sow is lame, it leads to lower lactation feed intake, decreased reproductive performance and ultimately an early exit from the herd. Our experts developed the Zinpro® Feet First® Program to help you identify and prevent lameness in your swine herd. Allowing you to focus on the wellness of your animals and improve the efficiency of pork production.
Functional Sow Claw Trimming
Prevent lameness and keep your sows healthy by trimming claws to prevent unequal weight bearing on overgrown toes and dew claws. Learn how in this step-by-step functional sow claw trimming video.
Trimming Pig Hooves Can Prevent Lameness in Sows
Today, with more sows moving into group housing where they are being asked to travel greater distances in order to access their feed and water on a regular basis, swine hoof health has become a key concern that can impact their locomotion, productivity and overall wellness.