Animal health

Animal health affects the wellbeing of cattle and the profitability of dairy farms. Dairy Australia invests in a range of programs that address animal health issues.

Animal health 'fast facts'

Animal health 'fast facts'

An online guide for the common diseases of dairy cattle.

Bovine Johne's Disease

Bovine Johne's Disease

Developing a national approach to managing Bovine Johne’s Disease.


Dairy biosecurity

A check list of farm practices that contribute to managing the risks associated with biosecurity.

facial eczema monitoring

Facial eczema monitoring

The Facial eczema monitoring spore counts program helps Gippsland farmers manage risks.

Heat stress - 'cool cows'

Heat Stress

Dairy Australia's Cool Cows program assists farmers dealing with heat stress.


Animal Welfare - Lameness

Strategies to prevent, identify and treat cases of lameness.