The team at Herd Health Management of the University Clinic for Ruminants 1 provides consultancy for cattle farms in cooperation with the attending veterinarians.

How does a farm consultancy work?

1st step

Telephone conversation with the attending veterinarian and the farmer; description of the problem; appointment

2nd step

Comprehensive data analysis (feed data and milk performance, etc.)

3rd step

Site visit; site-specific consultancy; development of a log with practical measures on how to improve the situation.

Our service includes

  • Intensive farm analysis
  • Further investigation if required
  • Definition of targets
  • Discussion of various options for optimizing operations or improving the situation
  • Working out a suitable strategy together
  • Establishment of a visitation log


Univ.-Prof. Marc Drillich Dipl.ECBHM Dipl.ECAR
T +43 1 25077-5296
E-Mail to Marc Drillich



Dipl.-Ing. Anna Grasser
T +43 1 25077-6491; +43 2672 82335-31
E-Mail to Anna Grasser


Isabell Reiter 
T +43 1 25077-2153; +43 2672 82322-29 
E-Mail an Isabell Reiter senden




Unit for Herd Health Management at the University Clinic for Ruminants – Vetmeduni Vienna

Kremesberg 12
A-2563 Pottenstein