Bovine Tuberculosis Testing

California Dept. of Food & Agriculture, 19½ minutes

Bovine tuberculosis is a highly infectious disease that can be transmitted to all warm-blooded animals, including humans. A tuberculosis outbreak is dangerous and costly.

This video outlines the testing procedures used to screen cattle for tuberculosis and shows how veterinarians play a crucial role by correctly administering the Caudal Fold Test.

Produced by the California Department of Food and Agriculture and funded jointly with the United States Department of Agriculture. Directed, shot and edited by eIMAGE.