About Cattle Scan
Cattle Scan is an Ontario-born startup collaborating with the University of Guelph and the University of Wisconsin. We have developed a bolus sensor device that monitors multiple biometrics of cows, including activity, rumination, water intake, and daily temperature.
Our solution provides early sickness detection, heat stress alerts, insights into low water intake, calving detection, and reproductive patterns.
Cattle Scan Features
Unlock Advanced Reproduction Management
Benefit from precise recommendations for the optimal breeding window, allowing you to strategically plan and increase the chances of successful conception while reducing associated costs. Stay ahead of the competition and maximize your herd's reproductive potential with Cattle Scan's unparalleled capabilities.
Experience Efficient Calving Time Detection with Cattle Scan
Streamline your calving process with our automatic monitoring system.
By seamlessly moving cows to a cleaner calving environment at precisely the right moment, you can significantly reduce unnecessary barn trips.
With a heightened focus on cows requiring intervention, you'll observe fewer losses, retained afterbirth cases, metritis instances, and improved fertility rates.
Embrace a smoother calving experience and achieve better outcomes for both your cows and your farm's productivity, and elevate your overall calving management efficiency with Cattle Scan.
Optimize Dairy Nutrition
Unleashing the Power of Advanced Rumination Monitoring
Our advanced rumination monitoring technology enables you to precisely track rumination behavior, identifying early signs of illness and evaluating the effectiveness of dietary adjustments. By analyzing rumination patterns, our system provides you with insights into fine-tuning nutrition plans, ensuring optimal feed intake and maximizing cow health and productivity. With Cattle Scan, you have the tools to revolutionize your dairy operation, achieving peak nutrition and health for your herd.
Empowering Individual Water Intake Monitoring
Cattle Scan introduces a groundbreaking solution for dairy producers, revolutionizing water intake monitoring and enhancing herd health. Our system enables you to closely track individual cow's water intake, providing valuable insights into hydration levels and identifying potential issues early on. By closely monitoring water intake, you can proactively address dehydration in sick cows and promptly detect any concerns related to water quality or availability. With Cattle Scan, you can ensure optimal hydration for your cows, promoting their overall health and well-being.
Enhance Herd Health
Advanced Temperature Tracking
Cattle Scan revolutionizes temperature monitoring for dairy producers, offering accurate and frequent measurement of cows' core body temperature.
With Cattle Scan, you receive timely alerts for cows exhibiting elevated body temperatures, enabling swift action in investigating potential illnesses. By taking proactive measures and addressing health issues promptly, you can ensure faster recovery, reduce treatment costs, and maintain optimal milk production. Embrace the power of Cattle Scan's temperature tracking to elevate your dairy health management and optimize the well-being of your herd.
Advanced Activity Monitoring
Cattle Scan empowers dairy operators with cutting-edge cow activity monitoring technology, revolutionizing health management practices. Our system provides comprehensive insights into cow activity levels, allowing you to detect any deviations that may indicate underlying health issues. Cattle Scan's timely alerts enable you to take swift action, ensuring early detection and intervention to address health concerns promptly.
Combat Heat Stress and Optimize Herd Performance
Cattle Scan empowers dairy operators with a powerful tool for detecting and mitigating the impact of heat stress on their herds. By continuously monitoring temperature and humidity levels, our system calculates the Temperature Humidity Index (THI) in real-time, providing valuable insights into heat stress conditions. By effectively managing heat stress, you can minimize its adverse impact on cow health, milk production, and reproduction. Cattle Scan's heat stress detection and THI monitoring help optimize herd performance, ensuring the well-being and productivity of your cows even in challenging weather conditions.
Effortless Monitoring, Reduced Labor
Streamlined Maintenance with Cattle Scan
Cattle Scan sets itself apart in the market of cattle monitoring with a system that demands minimal labor for maintenance compared to other wearable solutions. Once our bolus is administered to a cow, it becomes a self-contained tracking powerhouse, requiring no additional work on your part. The bolus continuously monitors and records the animal's biometrics, providing you with valuable insights without the need for constant adjustments or additional maintenance.
Versatile Application for Cows and Heifers
Whether it's your high-producing milking cows or the future generation of your herd, our system effortlessly tracks the health and well-being of each individual. Our versatile bolus is equally effective in tracking heifers and milking cows, ensuring you can effortlessly monitor the health and performance of your entire herd with ease. With Cattle Scan, you can streamline your monitoring process, save time, and reduce labor efforts, allowing you to focus on other essential aspects of your dairy operation.
Cutting-Edge Bolus Technology
Welcome to the next frontier of dairy management with Cattle Scan's revolutionary system. Our advanced bolus technology redefines livestock monitoring, empowering you to gain unprecedented insights into the health and performance of your valuable herd. Our technology enables early detection of potential illnesses and improves the overall health outcomes of your herd.
Crafted from medical-grade plastic, our boluses are designed in a convenient bullet shape for easy ingestion by your cows. With a simple and efficient bolus gun, you can swiftly position the boluses into the rumen, establishing a seamless and reliable monitoring system. Stay ahead of potential illnesses and ensure optimal well-being for your cows with Cattle Scan's innovative and hassle-free solution. Discover a new era of dairy management by learning more about the transformative capabilities of Cattle Scan.
What people say about Cattle Scan
"I see my herd eleven hours a day, six days a week, but Cattle Scan monitors around the clock and sends alerts to my phone when a cow is in distress. Those health alerts and water intake measurements deliver unbelievable value."
Hank Jansen, Herd Manager
Exceptional Customer Support:
Your Success is Our Priority
At Cattle Scan, we understand the importance of reliable customer support, and we go above and beyond to ensure your satisfaction. Despite being a startup, we are dedicated to providing comprehensive support to our valued customers. Our experienced and knowledgeable customer support team is available to address any inquiries, concerns, or technical issues you may encounter along the way.
Whether you require assistance with product installation, troubleshooting, or simply want to delve deeper into the capabilities of our innovative solutions, we are here to guide you. With our prompt and personalized support, you can trust that we are fully committed to your success. Partner with us in revolutionizing livestock monitoring and experience the unparalleled level of care and support that sets Cattle Scan apart.
What our clients say?
Watch our satisfied clients share their experiences with Cattle Scan.
Janet Harrop, Harrcroft Acres Dairy Farm
Watch our video testimonial featuring Janet Harrop from Harrcroft Acres Dairy Farm, a satisfied member of the Cattle Scan family.
Jacob Van Laar, Jaberdale Dairy Farm
Discover how Cattle Scan's cutting-edge solutions have transformed Jaberdale Dairy Farm, optimizing herd health & boosting profitability.
At Cattle Scan, we believe in simplicity and ease of use. Our system is designed to provide you with a hassle-free experience from installation to data access. Setting up our system is as effortless as setting up a Wi-Fi router at your home. No complex wiring or additional computers are required on your farm. Once installed, our user-friendly interface allows you to effortlessly assign each bolus to the respective cow, ensuring accurate and reliable monitoring. With Cattle Scan, you can access your data and customized user interface from any smartphone or computer, providing you with the flexibility to monitor and manage your herd from anywhere in the world. Imagine a web-based platform where you can conveniently view all your cows, just like accessing your online banking account. It's that simple and convenient.
Our dedicated team takes care of integrating our system seamlessly with your existing technology on the farm, ensuring a smooth operation. We understand the importance of aligning our solution with your standard operating procedures (SOP). That's why we provide support in adjusting your SOP to effectively integrate the valuable insights provided by Cattle Scan. With our guidance and expertise, you can maximize the benefits of our system and streamline your dairy management processes. Experience the simplicity and power of Cattle Scan as we revolutionize livestock monitoring while providing full support to ensure your success every step of the way.
How Cattle Scan Works?
Telemetry Rumen Bolus continuously records and transmits health data
Antenna installed in a barn exchanges data with a cloud platform
Client Site or Mobile App
Client Site or Mobile App is used to access information on cow health data
Validating Our Innovations:
Collaborative Studies with Renowned Institutions
At Cattle Scan, we take great pride in our commitment to scientific rigor and collaboration with esteemed institutions. Our recent validation studies, conducted in partnership with the University of Guelph and the University of Wisconsin, provide robust evidence of the effectiveness and reliability of our Cattle Scan bolus. These studies focused on early disease detection and its impact on dairy cow body temperature. The comprehensive report showcases the remarkable potential of our product, offering milk producers meaningful insights into their herd's health.