High-Tech Care for the Family Cow: How Veterinary Ultrasound Machines Are Improving Bovine Health

Owning a dairy cow to supply fresh, nutritious milk, butter, cheese, ice cream, and other dairy products is becoming a popular adventure for more and more families as they seek to find sources for the highest-quality food. But even though humans have been tending and milking dairy animals for thousands of years, being responsible for the care of a such a large animal still be very challenging, especially if an injury, illness, or calving problem arises.