Type
Crossword
Description

Also referred to as liquid gold? Colostrum
At what age is not necessary to use a calf jacket? (In weeks) FIVE
What does (GIT) stand for? Gastrointestinal tract
The most common clinical sign for mycoplasma in the UK? Pneumonia
A clinical sign for mycoplasma in lactating cows? Mastitis
Calving at 24 months can result in better? Fertility
What lactation should you calculate your mature BW of the herd? THIRD
Consequence of diarrhoea/scour? Dehydration
Refers to the concentration of particles in a solution? Osmolality
A substance that is used to clean and kill bacteria? Disinfectant
This tissue is essential for future productivity of the cow? Mammary
Delayed or difficult calving? Dystocia
Jersey calves require more due to increased surface area? Energy
Offering starter feed from week 1, will encourage the production of? Volatile Fatty Acids
Essential tool to be used in the calf shed? Thermometer

Dairy Terminology and Anatomy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

9 months and 2 weeks Gestation
Mature female bovine that has had a calf Cow
A cow that is not lactating Dry Cow
When a female is receptive to male to be bred Estrus
Just above the brisket Dewlap
__________ udder attachment Fore
First milk produced Colostrum
Female bovine yet to calve Heifer
Dairy cattle have 4 ______ teats
Animal with a four compartment stomach Ruminant
Mature male bovine Bull
Just below the knee Pastern
_______ udder attachment rear
Giving birth is known as Parturition
Shoulder _________ Blade
___________ of shoulder Point
Cow that has had calf and is lactating Fresh cow
Sire and dam are of the same breed Purebred
Almost always removed for safety reasons Horns
Mammary _______ veins

Cattle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

mature male bull
mature female cow
young female heifer
casterated male steer
newborn cattle calf
group of cattle herd
scientific name for cattle bovine
calm, quiet, tame docile
calf meat veal
the time when a cow is pregnant gestation
the process of giving birth parturition
the first drink of nutrient rich milk colostrum
infection of the cows udder mastitis
gradually taking a calf away from its mother weaning
hay, grain, or anything cut for fresh animal feed roughage
animal sent away to be slaughtered cull
where steers are sent lastly to be fattened up before processing feedlot
breed of cattle from the king ranch santagertrudis
breed of cow that is made from angus and brahman brangus
most popular breed of beef cattle in the US angus
breed of cow that produces the most milk holstein
breed of cow with the highest milkfat percentage jersey
a rancher who produces cows and baby calves that will eventually be processed for meat cowcalfproducer

The Livestock Industry Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

kids
lactation period
chevon
mohair
shearing
lambing
ram
ewe
mutton
lamb
wool
shepherds
creep feed
ear notching
dock
farrowing crates
farrow
gilt
boar
piglet
sows
render
lard
pork
steer
implant
bull
draft
cull
dry period
cow
calve
heifer
wean
free choice
milk replacers
colostrum
calf
butterfat
beef
veal
milk
mammals

Beef cattle Management Practices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

cow/calf producers who produce breeding stock for purebred or commercial operations seedstock producers
harvest finished cattle which are purchased from feedlots and other outlets beef packers
science which deals with food and its effects on health nut nutrition
mixture of feedstuffs which provide a balanced diet containing high amounts of energy and protein needed for optimum growth of an animal rations
feeds high in fiber roughages
feeds high in energy and low fiber concentrates
animals with a 4 compartment stomach ruminants
cattle safety zone flight zone
segment of the beef cattle industry;sole purpose is to feed and flatten cattle feedlots
purchase weanling calves from cow/calf producers and feed them out on pasture land stocker operations
generally use purebred breeding stock in crossbreeding programs to produce commercial offspring cow/calf operations
number estimates of breeding potential for characteristics, such as gain,muscling and maternal and carcass traits expected progeny differences
number which describes the level of flesh or fat an animal possesses body condition score
removal of the testicles of a male animal castration
process of giving birth parturition
regularly occurring state of sexual receptivity during which a female will accept a male; which ovulation takes place estrus
trouble giving birth dystocia
filled with antibodies; paves the road for the future health, immunity and survival of offspring colostrum
period of pregnancy in animals, time from conception to birth gestation

Animal Science 1 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BUCK
ANTIMICROBIAL
BIOMASS
DOE
CALF
EWE
EDIBLEOIL
DIET
CASTRATE
APON
BOAR
ANTIGEN
ANDROGEN
EVISCERATION
ECOSYSTEM
COW
COLOSTRUM
CHEVON
CALVING
BULL
BREED
BARROW
ANTIOXIDANT
ANTIBIAOTIC

Livestock Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an adult female swine sows
a young pig. piglet
an uncastrated domestic male pig boar
A young female swine, generally under 12 months of age, who has not yet farrowed. gilt
a litter of pigs. farrow
a penning system which has an area for the sow and areas for the pigs farrowing crates
the intentional removal of part of an animal's tail or, sometimes, ears. dock
done on new born baby pigs for the purpose of identification. ear notching
a mmethod of supplementing the diet of young livestock, primarily in beef calves creep feed
a person who tends and rears sheep. shepherd
the fine soft curly or wavy hair forming the coat of a sheep wool
a young sheep. lamb
the flesh of sheep, especially mature sheep, used as food. mutton
a female sheep. ewe
an uncastrated male sheep. ram
the birth of lambs on a farm. lambing
cut the wool off (a sheep or other animal). shearing
the long, silky hair of the angora goat. mohair
the flesh of goats as food; goat meat. chevon
Lactation describes the secretion of milk from the mammary glands and the period of time that a mother lactates to feed her young lactation period
young goats kids

Cattle Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Term used to refer to cattle. Bovine
Meat from cattle. Beef
Meat from young calves. Veal
Giving birth in cattle. Calving
Offspring of either sex. Calf
Immature (young) female. Heifer
Immature (young) male. Bullock
Adult female (has given birth) Cow
Adult male (not castrated). Bull
Male that has been castrated. Steer

Dairy and livestock management crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

animals that produce milk mammal
white or yellowish liquid secreted my mammary glands of animals for the purpose of feeding young milk
meat of young calves viel
meat from cattle beef
the fat in milk butterfat
young of a cow calf
the milk that a cow produces for a short time after calving colostrum
dry dairy or vegetable products that are mixed with warm and fed young calves in place of milk milk replacers
making feed available at all times free choice
to remove and keep away from wean
a female that has not given birth to a calf heifer
to give birth in cattle calve
female of the cattle family that has calved cow
time when a cow is not producing milk dry period
remove from the herd cull
for work draft
to place a substance under the skin imlant
castrated male of the cattle family steer
meat from a swine pork
rendered pork fat lard
to cook and press the oil from render
females of the swine family sows

Dairy Industry Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Lactating
Abomasum
Artificial Insemination
Parturition
Ayrshire
Brown Swiss
Bulk Tank
Butter Fat
Calf
Cow
Cud
Dairy Breeds
Displaced Abomasum
Free Stalls
Guernsey
Heat
Heifer
Holstein
Jersey
Ketosis
Mastitis
Metritis
Milk Fever
Milk Production
Milking Shorthorn
Milking Unit
Omasum
Parlor
Prolapsed Uterus
Regurgitate
Remastication
Retained Placenta
Reticulum
Robotic
Rumen
Stanchion
Teat
Tie Stalls
Udder

World Breastfeeding Week Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The first milk a mother pumps colostrum
Part of the pump that connects to mom flange
mothers should _________ their pump pieces once each day sterilize
______board certified lactation consultant international
breast milk equals___ medicine
can help a late preterm baby maintain a deep latch shield
moisturizer for dry nipples lanolin
hospital grade pump symphony
Bruce_____ bucks
infection caused by milk stasis and bacterial contamination mastitis
the breastfeeding committee meets the 4th _____of every month tuesday
do this before feeding a baby mother's or donor milk scan