https://www.drovers.com/article/calf-scours-causes-prevention-and-treatment-0

May 4, 2011 ... The most commonly encountered noninfectious problems include: ... The wet and chilled newborn calf experiences a drainage of its body heat, ...

https://www.drovers.com/article/addressing-weak-calf-syndrome

Jan 22, 2015 ... Calves with the syndrome are typically born with no noticeable problems, but they cannot get up. ... standpoint, vitamin A deficiency or selenium deficiency in the dam have been associated with weak newborn calves.".

https://s3.wp.wsu.edu/uploads/sites/2147/2015/03/WeakCalfSyndrome-Jan-2009.pdf

Weak calf syndrome presents as a newborn calf that is weak, unable or slow to ... Developing preventive strategies for a herd problem may be difficult because ...

https://articles.extension.org/pages/15695/calf-diseases-and-prevention

Jan 14, 2011 ... Many diseases of newborn calves can be controlled by well-designed ... The three most important disease problems in the young calf are ...

https://www.beefmagazine.com/cowcalfweekly/1224-combating-cold-newborn-calves

Dec 23, 2010 ... Calves that become chilled at birth and don't immediately ingest colostrum have poor survival rates. If a calf fails to nurse, it doesn't obtain ...

http://goldenplains.colostate.edu/agri/agri_docs/First%2072%20Hours.pdf

especially true for first calf heifers. Even when there is not a dystocia problem ( calving difficulty due to calf presentation or size) it is possible that a cow or heifer  ...

https://www.producer.com/2015/01/dummy-calf-may-be-suffering-from-acidosis/

Jan 29, 2015 ... A variety of conditions can make a newborn calf appear weak, including selenium deficiency, hypothermia, infectious disease and trauma, such ...

https://www.canadiancattlemen.ca/2011/01/24/limb-problems-in-newborn-calves/

Jan 24, 2011 ... Limb problems in newborn calves. Know the proper practices and intervention techniques to avoid injuries to calves. By Heather Smith Thomas.

https://www.sites.ext.vt.edu/newsletter-archive/livestock/aps-98_02/aps-881.html

It's calving season, a critical time of the year for any cow-calf operation. ... Observing cattle often and assisting cows and heifers early can reduce problems with dystocia. ... Exposure to cold and precipitation can kill newborn calves rapidly.

https://www.tsln.com/news/how-cold-stress-affects-newborn-calves/

Dec 10, 2009 ... “The first thing to understand about body temperature in newborn ... “The problem with a chilled calf is that he's used up all his energy and has ...