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MicroBeef Technologies Will Introduce Computerized Stethoscope For Cattle

Mark Shaw,  MicroBeef Technologies/MWI Veterinary Supply Inc., talks about a revolutionary new digital lung-scoring system called Whisper, a computerized stethoscope that allows targeted treatment of bovine respiratory cattle disease. Currently undergoing Beta testing with a launch expected this summer, experience on more than 5 million head of cattle show a 35% reduction in first-pull mortalities using the objective lung-scoring system, he says.