Publications

Published Peer-Reviewed:

  • Fisher, A.J., Villot, C., van Niekerk, J.K., Yohe, T.T., Renaud, D.L., and Steele, M.A. 2019. Invited Review: Nutritional regulation of gut function in dairy calves: From colostrum to weaning. App. An. Sci. 35:498-510.

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  • Shock D.A., Roche S.M., Genore R., and Olson M.E. 2019. A Pilot Study To Evaluate The Effect Of A Novel Calcium And Vitamin D-Containing Oral Bolus On Serum Calcium Levels In Holstein Dairy Cows Following Parturition. Veterinary Medicine: Research and Reports. 10:151-158.

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  • Shock, D.A., Roche, S.R., and Olson, M.E. 2019. A comparative pharmacokinetic analysis of oral and subcutaneous meloxicam, administered to postpartum dairy cows. Vet. Sci. 6(3):73.

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  • Roche, S.M., Von Massow, M., Renaud, D.L., Shock, D.A., Jones-Bitton, A.Q., and Kelton, D.F. 2019. Cost-benefit for implementation of a participatory extension model for improving on-farm adoption of Johne’s disease control recommendations. J. Dairy Sci. (In press).

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  • Shock, D.A., Roche, S.M., Genore, R.L., and Renaud, D.L., 2019. Exploring the economic impact that registered veterinary technicians have on Ontario veterinary practices. Can. Vet. J. (In press).

  • Renaud, D.L, Skidmore, A., Roche, S.M., Steele, M.A., and Shock, D.A. 2019. Evaluation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae boulardii CNCM I-1079 fed pre-weaning on health and growth of male dairy calves. App. Ani. Sci.  (In press).

  • Leslie, K.E., Nelson, B., Godden, S.M., Duffield, T.F., DeVries, T.J., and Renaud, D.L. 2019. Assessment of selenium supplementation by systemic injection at birth on pre-weaning calf health. Bovine Pract. 53(1):44-53.

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  • Scott, K., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.F., and Renaud, D.L. 2019. Risk factors identified on arrival associated with morbidity and mortality at a grain-fed veal facility: A prospective cohort study. J. Dairy Sci. 102(10):9224-9235.

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  • Villot, C., Ma, T., Renaud, D.L., Hosseini-Ghaffari, M., Gibson, D.J., Skidmore, A., Chevaux, E., Guan, L.L., and Steele, M.A. 2019. Saccharomyces cerevisiae boulardii CNCM I-1079 affects health, growth, and fecal microbiota in milk-fed veal calves. J. Dairy Sci. 102(8):7011–7025.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Dhuyvetter, K.C., LeBlanc, S.J., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.F., Overton, M. 2019. Effect of health status upon arrival at a single milk-fed veal facility on breakeven purchase price of calves. J. Dairy Sci. 102(9):8441-8453.

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  • Wood, D.R., Blome. R.M., Keunen, A.J., Keunen, B.W., Crenshaw, J.D., Campbell, J.M., and Renaud, D.L. 2019. Short communication: Effects of porcine plasma or combined sodium butyrate and Bacillus subtilis on growth and health of grain-fed veal calves. J. Dairy Sci. 102(8):7183-7188.

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  • von Konigslow. T.E., Renaud, D.L., Duffield, T.F., Higginson, V., and Kelton, D.F. 2019. Validation of an automated cell counter to determine leukocyte differential counts in neonatal Holstein calves. J. Dairy Sci. 102(8):7445-7452.

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  • Winder, C.B., Churchill, K.J., Sargeant, J.M., LeBlanc, S.J., O’Connor, A.M., and Renaud, D.L.,  2019. Invited Review: Completeness of reporting on a year of animal trials in the Journal of Dairy Science. J. Dairy Sci. 102(6):4759-4771.

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  • Sherwood, L., Wilson, A., South, C., Roche, S., and Luszcz, L. 2019. Perceptions of veterinarians in British Columbia of cat management strategies to reduce cat overpopulation and impacts on wildlife populations. Anthrozoös. 32(5):613-629.

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  • Saini, M., Roche, S., Markwick, N., Papadapolous, A., Shiwak, I., Flowers, C., Wood, M., Edge, V., Ford, J., and Harper, S. 2019. Promoting Inuit health through a participatory whiteboard video. Can. J. of Public Health. 1-10. 

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  • Renaud, D. L.,  Kelton, D. F., Weese, J. S., Noble, C., Duffield, T. F. 2019. Evaluation of a multispecies probiotic as a supportive treatment for diarrhea in dairy calves: A randomized clinical trial. J. Dairy Sci. 102(5): 4498-4505.

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  • Roche, S. M., Kelton, D. F., Meehan, M., Von Massow, M., Jones-Bitton, A. Q., 2019. Exploring dairy producer and veterinarian perceptions of motivators to adopting on-farm management practices for Johne’s disease control in Ontario, Canada. J. Dairy Sci. 102(5): 4476-4488.

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  • Van Schyndel, S.J., Bauman, C.A., Pascottini, Renaud, D.L., O.B., Dubuc, J., Kelton, D.F. 2019. Reproductive management practices on dairy farms: The Canadian National Dairy Study 2015.  J. Dairy Sci. 102(2):1822-1831.

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  • McAloon, C.G., Roche, S.M., Ritter, C., Barkema, H.W., Whyte, P., More, S.J., O’Grady, L., Green, M.J., Doherty, M.L. 2019. A review of paratuberculosis in dairy herds: Part 1: Epidemiology. The Veterinary Journal. 246:59-65.

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  • McAloon, C.G., Roche, S.M., Ritter, C., Barkema, H.W., Whyte, P., More, S.J., O’Grady, L., Green, M.J., Doherty, M.L. 2019. A review of paratuberculosis in dairy herds – Part 2: On-farm control. The Veterinary Journal. 246:54-58.

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  • Shock, D.A., Renaud, D.L., Roche, S M., Poliquin, R., and Olsen, M.E. 2018. Evaluating the impact of meloxicam oral suspension on subsequent production, health, and culling in dairy cows: a randomized clinical field trial. PLOS One.

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  • Villot, C., Renaud, D.L., Skidmore, A., Aguilar, A., Chevaux, E., and Steele, M. 2018. Effect of Saccharomyces cerevisiae boulardii on the health and performance of male holstein calves. J. An. Sci. 3:22-23.

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  • Ma, T., Renaud, D.L., Aguilar, A., Chevaux, E., Guan, L., and Steele, M. 2018. Alteration of fecal bacterial composition in pre-weaned veal calves by supplementation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae boulardii in milk replacer. J. An. Sci. 3:407-408.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Kelton, D.F., and Duffield, T.F. 2018. Short Communication: Validation of  test-day milk test for β -hydroxybutyrate for identifying cows with hyperketonemia. J. Dairy Sci. 102(2):1589-1593.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Duffield, T.F., LeBlanc, S.J., Ferguson, S., Haley. D.B., and Kelton, D.F. 2018. Risk factors associated with mortality at a milk-fed veal facility: A prospective cohort study. J. Dairy Sci. 101(3):2659-2668.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Kelton, D.F., and Duffield, T.F. 2018. Short communication: Validation of methods to practically evaluate failure of passive transfer in calves arriving to a veal facility. J. Dairy Sci. 101(10):9516-9520.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Overton, M., Kelton, D.F., LeBlanc. S.J., Dhuyvetter, K., and Duffield, T.F. 2018. Effect of health status evaluated at arrival on growth in milk-fed veal calves: A prospective single cohort. J. Dairy Sci. 101(11):10383-10390.

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  • Dunn, T.R, Ollivett, T.L., Renaud, D.L., Leslie, K.E., Duffield, T.F., and Kelton, D.F. 2018. The effect of lung consolidation, as determined by ultrasonography, on first lactation milk production in Holstein dairy calves. J. Dairy Sci. 101(6):5404-5410.

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  • Graham, A., Renaud, D.L., Duffield, T.F., and Kelton, D.F. 2018. Calf cleanliness does not predict diarrhea upon arrival at a veal calf facility. J. Dairy Sci. 101(4):3363-3366.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Duffield, T.F., LeBlanc, S.J., Haley, D.B., and Kelton, D.F. 2018. Clinical and metabolic indicators associated with early mortality at a milk-fed veal facility: A prospective case-control study. J. Dairy Sci. 101(3):2669-2678.

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  • Barkema, H.W., Orsel, K., Nielsen, S.S., Koets, A.P., Rutten, V.P., Bannantine, J., Keefe, G.P., Kelton, D.F., Wells, S.J., Whittington, R.J., Mackintosh, C.G., Manning, E.J., Weber, M.F., Heuer, C., Forde, T., Ritter, C., Roche, S.M., Corbett, C., Wolf, R., Kastelic, J.P., and De Buck, J. 2017. Knowledge gaps that hamper prevention and control of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection. Trans. and Emer. Dis. 65(1):125-148.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Kelton, D.F., LeBlanc, S.J., Haley, D.B., and Duffield, T.F. 2017. Calf Management risk factors on dairy farms associated with male calf mortality on veal farms. J. Dairy Sci. 101(2):1785-1794.

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  • Ritter, C., Jansen, J., Roche, S.M., Kelton, D.F., Adams, C.L., Orsel, K., Erskine, R.J., Benedictus, G. Lam, T.J.G.M., and Barkema, H.W. 2017. Invited review: Determinants of farmers’ adoption of management-based strategies for infectious disease prevention and control. J. Dairy Sci. 100(5):3329-3347.

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  • Belage, E., Dufour, D., Shock, D., Jones-Bitton, A., and Kelton, D. 2017. Adoption and consistency of application of pre-milking preparation in Ontario dairy herds. J. Dairy Sci. 100(5):3902-3911

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  • Renaud, D.L., Duffield, T.F., LeBlanc, S.J., Haley, D.B., and Kelton, D.F. 2017. Management practices for male calves on Canadian dairy farms. J. Dairy Sci. 100(8):6862-6871.

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  • Renaud, D.L., Kelton, D.F., LeBlanc, S.J., Haley, D.B., and Duffield, T.F. 2017. Validation of commercial luminometry swabs for total bacteria and coliform counts in colostrum-feeding equipment. J. Dairy Sci. 100(11):9459-9465.

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  • Renaud, D. L., Duffield, T. F., Kelton, D. F., LeBlanc, S. J., Haley, D. B. 2016. Health status of dairy feeder calves arriving to a veal facility. J. An. Sci. 94(5):51.

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  • Shock, D.A., LeBlanc, S.J., Leslie, K.E., Hand, K., Godkin, M.A., Coe, J.B., and Kelton, D.F. 2015. Exploring the characteristics and dynamics of Ontario dairy herds experiencing increases in bulk milk somatic cell count during the summer. J. Dairy Sci. 98(6):3741-3753.

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  • Roche, S.M., Jones-Bitton, A., Meehan, M., Von Massow, M. and Kelton, D. F. 2015. Evaluating Focus Farms’ impact on Ontario dairy producer knowledge, perceptions, attitudes and behavior towards Johne’s disease control. J. Dairy Sci. 98(8): 5222-5240.

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  • Shock, D.A., LeBlanc, S.J., Leslie, K.E., Hand, K., Godkin, M.A., Coe, J.B., and Kelton, D.F. 2015. Studying the relationship between on-farm environmental conditions and local meteorological station data during the summer. J. Dairy Sci. 99(3):2169-2179.

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  • Newby, N., Haley, D., Shock, D., Lissemore, K., Milllman, S., Iliopoulos, S., and Duffield, T. 2015. Comparing caustic paste vs. caustic stick vs. hot-iron+lidocaine disbudding in young dairy calves: behavioral response following disbudding and healing. Bovine Pract. 50(2).

  • Johnson, R., Holtslander, B., Marzucco, A., Roche, S., Thomas, J., Pollari, F., and Pintar, K.D.M. 2014. Detection and prevalance of verotoxin-producing Escherichia coli and non O157 serotypes in a Canadian watershed. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 80(7):2166.

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  • Newby, N.C., Renaud, D.L., Tremblay, R., and Duffield, T.F. 2014. Evaluation of the effects of treating dairy cows with meloxicam at calving on retained fetal membranes risk. Can. Vet. J. 55(12):1196-1199.

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  • Roche, S. M., Jones-Bitton, A., Majowicz, S. E., Pintar, K. D. M. and Allison, D. 2013. Investigating public perceptions and knowledge translation priorities for residents with private water supplies to improve water safety: A Newfoundland and Labrador case study. BMC Public Health. 13:1225.

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  • Roche, S. M., Jones, A. Q., Majowicz, S. E., McEwen, S. A. and Pintar, K. D. M. 2012. Drinking water consumption patterns in Canadian communities (2001-2007). J. Water Health. 10(1):69-86.

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Dissertations:

  • Renaud, D. L. 2017. Why do some calves die and others thrive? An investigation of risk factors impacting male calf health in Ontario. PhD Thesis. Duffield, T. & Kelton, D. Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph. Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

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  • Shock, D. S. 2014. An epidemiologic study of the summer rise in bulk milk somatic cell count in Ontario dairy herds. PhD Thesis. Kelton, D. & Leblanc, S. Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph. Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

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  • Roche, S. M. 2014. Investigating the role of agricultural extension in influencing Ontario dairy producer behaviour for Johne’s disease control. PhD Thesis. Kelton, D. & Jones-Bitton, A. Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph. Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

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