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Veterinary testing of various stall widths for calves 2-3 weeks old

, : Veterinary testing of various stall widths for calves 2-3 weeks old. Monatshefte fur Veterinarmedizin 41(14): 469-472

Stall widths of 429 and 500 mm had adverse effects on the lying behaviour of male milk-fed Friesian calves in tethered housing, and impaired the weight gain of heavier calves (average body weight 82 kg at the start of the experiment).

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