Researcher Details

Dr. David F. Kelton

Researcher Information

Position: DVM, PhD, MSc Professor of Epidemiology, Dairy Farmers of Ontario Research Chair in Dairy Cattle Health

Institution: University of Guelph - Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, Ontario

Contact Information

Email: dkelton@ovc.uoguelph.ca

Website: www.ovc.uoguelph.ca/population-medicine/faculty/David-Kelton

Areas of Interest: Johne's disease testing and control. Active and passive disease surveillance. Economics of replacing dairy cows. Monitoring and control of clinical and sub-clinical mastitis.

Subjects: Health, Mastittis

Projects

Enhancement of health and welfare of dairy cattle by genetic improvement of functional traits

Mar-2000, University of Guelph - Ontario Veterinary College

Information systems for genetic enhancement of health and function of dairy cattle

Jan-1999, University of Guelph - Ontario Veterinary College

Estimating test day milk yield for cows milked with voluntary (robotic) milking systems

Jan-2002, University of Guelph - Ontario Veterinary College

Genetic variability of health traits in dairy cattle

Sep-2004, University of Guelph - Ontario Veterinary College

The effect of incorporating daily milk weight data into Canadian test day models

Jan-2004, University of Guelph - Ontario Veterinary College

Milk quality on Canadian dairy farms using voluntary (robotic) milking systems

Jan-2002, University of Guelph - Ontario Veterinary College

Improving hoof health in Canadian dairy farms

Jan-2014, University of Guelph