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Analysis of Water Quality for Livestock

Clell V. Bagley DVM, Utah State University
Janice Kotuby-Amacher PhD, Utah State University
Kitt Farrell-Poe PhD, Utah State University Extension

Exact publication date is unknown but is estimated to have been in 1999.


Animals are able to Ingest a Wide variety of different types of water and survive. However, some salts and elements, at high levels, may reduce animal growth and production or may cause illness and death.