Calving Plan.

Calving Plan.
This systematic plan for dealing with the delivery of a calf was developed in the obstetrical clinic of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Utrecht University in The Netherlands. The plan stresses that assisted delivery of a calf is not a trial-and-error procedure. Valuable time can be saved, and unnecessary trauma to the cow and the calf can be prevented by following this flow chart.

Schuijt G and Ball L (1980)