effects of animal-friendly floorings for fattening bull housing
effects of animal-friendly floorings for fattening bull housing

Rubber floorings in fattening bull housing - research results

Fattening period / weight gain

Fattening period / weight gain

Various studies show that keeping fattening bulls on LOSPA swiss slatted floor coverings made of rubber increases daily weight gain.

Health

Health

Rubber floorings in fattening bull housing have a positive influence on joint and claw health.

Preference and lying behaviour

Preference and lying behaviour

What kind of flooring do fattening bulls prefer if they have the choice? LOSPA swiss slatted floor coverings have positive effects on bulls´ lying behaviour and activity.

Hygiene

Hygiene

Studies comparing hygiene on different kinds of floors show that there can not be found a higher germ formation on the rubber mat surface or underneath the mats.