Mrs Katie Denholm

  • University Clinician( Academic Clinician ) (Farm Animal Clinical Sciences )

Biography

Katie graduated from Glasgow University in 2005 and moved to New Zealand where she spent 12 years working as a dairy herd health consultant in the Waikato.  She completed a Masters in Veterinary Epidemiology at Massey University in Palmerston North in New Zealand in 2012.  Katie has put her epidemiology skills to good use, working in a commercial research environment and has published several peer reviewed papers on colostrum management and calf health.  She is also interested in dairy fertility and mastitis and is experienced in teaching farmers and other vets; motivating people to make changes to improve farm profitability and sustainability.  Katie is a keen runner and tennis player.  She has two small children and lives with her husband (also a vet) in Stirlingshire. She joined the University of Glasgow team in 2018.

Publications

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Number of items: 29.

2024

Denholm, K. , Baxter-Smith, K. and Burr, P. (2024) Retrospective Study of Incidence of Cattle Respiratory Disease Pathogens from Clinical Laboratory Samples Submitted by UK Veterinary Practices. World Buiatrics Congress, Cancún, México, 20-24 May 2024. (Accepted for Publication)

Denholm, K. , Denholm, M., Haggerty, A., Baxter-Smith, K., Williams, P. and Vertenten, G. (2024) Effect of Feeding 5 Days of Transition Milk Compared with Milk Replacer on Health Status, Growth Rates of Dairy Calves. World Buiatrics Congress, Cancún, México, 20-24 May 2024. (Accepted for Publication)

2023

Vazquez Belandria, R. , Denholm, K. , Pepler, P. T. , Cook, J. G., Pinho, P., Randi, F. and Viora, L. (2023) Comparison of three reproductive management strategies for lactating dairy cows using combination of estrus detection or ovulation synchronization and Fixed-Timed Artificial Insemination. Animal Reproduction Science, 257, 107331. (doi: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2023.107331) (PMID:37717491)

Hamer, K., Bellingham, M. , Evans, N. P. , Jones, R. O. and Denholm, K. S. (2023) Defining optimal thresholds for digital Brix refractometry to determine IgG concentration in ewe colostrum and lamb serum in Scottish lowland sheep flocks. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 218, 105988. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2023.105988)

McKay, C. , Viora, L. , Denholm, K. , Cook, J. and Vazquez Belandria, R. (2023) Risk factors for ultrasound-diagnosed endometritis and its impact on fertility in Scottish dairy cattle herds. Veterinary Record, 193(3), e3168. (doi: 10.1002/vetr.3168) (PMID:37308310)

Denholm, K. , Baxter-Smith, K., Simpson, R. and Williams, P. (2023) A survey of colostrum management practices on UK dairy farms. Livestock, 28(4), pp. 150-159. (doi: 10.12968/live.2023.28.4.150)

Anderson, T., Haggerty, A., Silva, E., Mason, C., Bell, D. and Denholm, K. (2023) Validation of the 3M PetrifilmTM E. Coli/Coliform and Aerobic Count Plates to Measure Colostrum Bacterial Contamination on Scottish Dairy Farms. BVCA Congress 2023, Telford, UK, 19-21 October 2023.

Denholm, K. (2023) Extended Colostrum Feeding, Beyond Immunoglobulins. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 20-21 November 2023.

Silva, E., Haggerty, A., Anderson, T., Mason, C., Bell, D. and Denholm, K. (2023) An investigation into colostrum quality (as estimated by Brix refractometry) at various critical control points during harvest, storage and feeding and risk factors for poor colostrum quality on Scottish dairy farms. BVCA Congress 2023, Telford, UK, 19-21 October 2023.

2022

Borelli, E., Jonsson, N. N. and Denholm, K. S. (2022) Associations between putative risk factors and poor colostrum yield in Holstein Friesian cattle. Research in Veterinary Science, 149, pp. 74-81. (doi: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2022.06.008) (PMID:35777282)

Denholm, K. (2022) A review of bovine colostrum preservation techniques. Journal of Dairy Research, 89(4), pp. 345-354. (doi: 10.1017/S0022029922000711) (PMID:36408678)

Vazquez, R. , Denholm, K. , Pinho, P., Randi, F. and Viora, L. (2022) Comparison of three different reproductive management strategies for lactating dairy cows emphasizing detection of oestrus or synchronization of ovulation and Timed Artificial Insemination (TAI). 31st World Buiatrics Congress, Madrid, Spain, 04-08 Sep 2022.

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Ellis, K. and Mason, C. (2022) Comparison of Diagnostic Testing Strategies for Failure of Passive Transfer (FPT) in Scottish Dairy Calves. 31st World Buiatrics Congress 2022, Madrid, Spain, 4-8 September 2022. pp. 184-185.

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Mason, C. and Ellis, K. (2022) Comparison of testing for failure of passive transfer in calf serum using four different testing methods. Veterinary Journal, 281, 105812. (doi: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2022.105812) (PMID:35248685)

Denholm, K. (2022) The Special Case of the Next Generation Dairy Calf [Keynote speaker]. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 21-22 November 2022.

2021

Haggerty, A., Mason, C., Ellis, K. and Denholm, K. (2021) Risk factors for poor colostrum quality and failure of passive transfer in Scottish dairy calves. Journal of Dairy Research, 88(3), pp. 337-342. (doi: 10.1017/S0022029921000686) (PMID:34392844)

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Mason, C. and Ellis, K. (2021) Comparison of tests for failure of passive transfer in neonatal calf serum using total protein refractometry and the biuret method. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 189, 105290. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2021.105290) (PMID:33581422)

Denholm, K. (2021) Exploring FPT and Colostrum Quality in Scottish Dairy Herds. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, 22-23 November 2021.

2020

Hamer, K., Mylin, H., Barrie, D., Busin, V. and Denholm, K. (2020) Effect of cobalt supplementation on lamb growth rates in the face of cobalt deficiency. Veterinary Record Case Reports, 8(2), e001099. (doi: 10.1136/vetreccr-2020-001099)

2019

Denholm, K. and Haggerty, A. (2019) Exploring FPT and Colostrum Quality in Scottish Dairy Calves. British Cattle Veterinary Association Conference, Southport, UK, 17-19 Oct 2019.

Denholm, K. and Haggerty, A. (2019) Improving National Testing for Failure of Passive Transfer in Calves in Scotland and Investigating Colostrum Quality and Failure of Passive Transfer in Scottish Dairy Herds. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 25-26 Nov 2019.

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Mason, C., Morrison, S. and Ellis, K. (2019) Exploring Comparison of Testing Strategies for FPT in Scotland. British Cattle Veterinary Association Conference, Southport, UK, 17-19 Oct 2019.

2018

Cuttance, E.L., Mason, W.A., Laven, R.A., Denholm, K.S. and Yang, D. (2018) Calf and colostrum management practices on New Zealand dairy farms and their associations with concentrations of total protein in calf serum. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 66(3), pp. 126-131. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2018.1431159) (PMID:29385935)

Denholm, K.S. , McDougall, S., Chambers, G. and Clough, W. (2018) Factors associated with colostrum quality in individual cows from dairy herds in the Waikato region of New Zealand. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 66(3), pp. 115-120. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2017.1418684) (PMID:29268053)

2017

Denholm, K.S. , Hunnam, J.C., Cuttance, E.L. and McDougall, S. (2017) Associations between management practices and colostrum quality on New Zealand dairy farms. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 65(5), pp. 257-263. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2017.1342575) (PMID:28627316)

Denholm, K.S. , Hunnam, J.C., Cuttance, E.L. and McDougall, S. (2017) Influence of preservation methods on the quality of colostrum sourced from New Zealand dairy farms. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 65(5), pp. 264-269. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2017.1342574)

2016

Cuttance, E.L., Mason, W.A., Denholm, K.S. and Laven, R.A. (2016) Comparison of diagnostic tests for determining the prevalence of failure of passive transfer in New Zealand dairy calves. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 65(1), pp. 6-13. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2016.1230525) (PMID:27580795)

Denholm, K. (2016) Colostrum Quality on New Zealand Dairy Farms. In: Society of Dairy Cattle Veterinarians of the NZVA Annual Conference, Jan 2016, pp. 213-217.

2012

Denholm, K. , McDougall, S. and Roberts, K. (2012) Risk Factors for Pre-weaning Morbidity and Mortality Due to Farmer Diagnosed Diarrhea on 49 New Zealand Dairy Farms. In: Society of Dairy Cattle Veterinarians of the NZVA Annual Conference, Jan 2012, 2.9.1-2.9.6.

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Number of items: 29.

Articles

Vazquez Belandria, R. , Denholm, K. , Pepler, P. T. , Cook, J. G., Pinho, P., Randi, F. and Viora, L. (2023) Comparison of three reproductive management strategies for lactating dairy cows using combination of estrus detection or ovulation synchronization and Fixed-Timed Artificial Insemination. Animal Reproduction Science, 257, 107331. (doi: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2023.107331) (PMID:37717491)

Hamer, K., Bellingham, M. , Evans, N. P. , Jones, R. O. and Denholm, K. S. (2023) Defining optimal thresholds for digital Brix refractometry to determine IgG concentration in ewe colostrum and lamb serum in Scottish lowland sheep flocks. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 218, 105988. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2023.105988)

McKay, C. , Viora, L. , Denholm, K. , Cook, J. and Vazquez Belandria, R. (2023) Risk factors for ultrasound-diagnosed endometritis and its impact on fertility in Scottish dairy cattle herds. Veterinary Record, 193(3), e3168. (doi: 10.1002/vetr.3168) (PMID:37308310)

Denholm, K. , Baxter-Smith, K., Simpson, R. and Williams, P. (2023) A survey of colostrum management practices on UK dairy farms. Livestock, 28(4), pp. 150-159. (doi: 10.12968/live.2023.28.4.150)

Borelli, E., Jonsson, N. N. and Denholm, K. S. (2022) Associations between putative risk factors and poor colostrum yield in Holstein Friesian cattle. Research in Veterinary Science, 149, pp. 74-81. (doi: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2022.06.008) (PMID:35777282)

Denholm, K. (2022) A review of bovine colostrum preservation techniques. Journal of Dairy Research, 89(4), pp. 345-354. (doi: 10.1017/S0022029922000711) (PMID:36408678)

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Mason, C. and Ellis, K. (2022) Comparison of testing for failure of passive transfer in calf serum using four different testing methods. Veterinary Journal, 281, 105812. (doi: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2022.105812) (PMID:35248685)

Haggerty, A., Mason, C., Ellis, K. and Denholm, K. (2021) Risk factors for poor colostrum quality and failure of passive transfer in Scottish dairy calves. Journal of Dairy Research, 88(3), pp. 337-342. (doi: 10.1017/S0022029921000686) (PMID:34392844)

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Mason, C. and Ellis, K. (2021) Comparison of tests for failure of passive transfer in neonatal calf serum using total protein refractometry and the biuret method. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 189, 105290. (doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2021.105290) (PMID:33581422)

Hamer, K., Mylin, H., Barrie, D., Busin, V. and Denholm, K. (2020) Effect of cobalt supplementation on lamb growth rates in the face of cobalt deficiency. Veterinary Record Case Reports, 8(2), e001099. (doi: 10.1136/vetreccr-2020-001099)

Cuttance, E.L., Mason, W.A., Laven, R.A., Denholm, K.S. and Yang, D. (2018) Calf and colostrum management practices on New Zealand dairy farms and their associations with concentrations of total protein in calf serum. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 66(3), pp. 126-131. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2018.1431159) (PMID:29385935)

Denholm, K.S. , McDougall, S., Chambers, G. and Clough, W. (2018) Factors associated with colostrum quality in individual cows from dairy herds in the Waikato region of New Zealand. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 66(3), pp. 115-120. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2017.1418684) (PMID:29268053)

Denholm, K.S. , Hunnam, J.C., Cuttance, E.L. and McDougall, S. (2017) Associations between management practices and colostrum quality on New Zealand dairy farms. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 65(5), pp. 257-263. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2017.1342575) (PMID:28627316)

Denholm, K.S. , Hunnam, J.C., Cuttance, E.L. and McDougall, S. (2017) Influence of preservation methods on the quality of colostrum sourced from New Zealand dairy farms. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 65(5), pp. 264-269. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2017.1342574)

Cuttance, E.L., Mason, W.A., Denholm, K.S. and Laven, R.A. (2016) Comparison of diagnostic tests for determining the prevalence of failure of passive transfer in New Zealand dairy calves. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 65(1), pp. 6-13. (doi: 10.1080/00480169.2016.1230525) (PMID:27580795)

Conference or Workshop Item

Denholm, K. , Baxter-Smith, K. and Burr, P. (2024) Retrospective Study of Incidence of Cattle Respiratory Disease Pathogens from Clinical Laboratory Samples Submitted by UK Veterinary Practices. World Buiatrics Congress, Cancún, México, 20-24 May 2024. (Accepted for Publication)

Denholm, K. , Denholm, M., Haggerty, A., Baxter-Smith, K., Williams, P. and Vertenten, G. (2024) Effect of Feeding 5 Days of Transition Milk Compared with Milk Replacer on Health Status, Growth Rates of Dairy Calves. World Buiatrics Congress, Cancún, México, 20-24 May 2024. (Accepted for Publication)

Anderson, T., Haggerty, A., Silva, E., Mason, C., Bell, D. and Denholm, K. (2023) Validation of the 3M PetrifilmTM E. Coli/Coliform and Aerobic Count Plates to Measure Colostrum Bacterial Contamination on Scottish Dairy Farms. BVCA Congress 2023, Telford, UK, 19-21 October 2023.

Denholm, K. (2023) Extended Colostrum Feeding, Beyond Immunoglobulins. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 20-21 November 2023.

Silva, E., Haggerty, A., Anderson, T., Mason, C., Bell, D. and Denholm, K. (2023) An investigation into colostrum quality (as estimated by Brix refractometry) at various critical control points during harvest, storage and feeding and risk factors for poor colostrum quality on Scottish dairy farms. BVCA Congress 2023, Telford, UK, 19-21 October 2023.

Vazquez, R. , Denholm, K. , Pinho, P., Randi, F. and Viora, L. (2022) Comparison of three different reproductive management strategies for lactating dairy cows emphasizing detection of oestrus or synchronization of ovulation and Timed Artificial Insemination (TAI). 31st World Buiatrics Congress, Madrid, Spain, 04-08 Sep 2022.

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Ellis, K. and Mason, C. (2022) Comparison of Diagnostic Testing Strategies for Failure of Passive Transfer (FPT) in Scottish Dairy Calves. 31st World Buiatrics Congress 2022, Madrid, Spain, 4-8 September 2022. pp. 184-185.

Denholm, K. (2022) The Special Case of the Next Generation Dairy Calf [Keynote speaker]. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 21-22 November 2022.

Denholm, K. (2021) Exploring FPT and Colostrum Quality in Scottish Dairy Herds. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, 22-23 November 2021.

Denholm, K. and Haggerty, A. (2019) Exploring FPT and Colostrum Quality in Scottish Dairy Calves. British Cattle Veterinary Association Conference, Southport, UK, 17-19 Oct 2019.

Denholm, K. and Haggerty, A. (2019) Improving National Testing for Failure of Passive Transfer in Calves in Scotland and Investigating Colostrum Quality and Failure of Passive Transfer in Scottish Dairy Herds. Hannah Dairy Research Foundation Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 25-26 Nov 2019.

Denholm, K. , Haggerty, A., Mason, C., Morrison, S. and Ellis, K. (2019) Exploring Comparison of Testing Strategies for FPT in Scotland. British Cattle Veterinary Association Conference, Southport, UK, 17-19 Oct 2019.

Conference Proceedings

Denholm, K. (2016) Colostrum Quality on New Zealand Dairy Farms. In: Society of Dairy Cattle Veterinarians of the NZVA Annual Conference, Jan 2016, pp. 213-217.

Denholm, K. , McDougall, S. and Roberts, K. (2012) Risk Factors for Pre-weaning Morbidity and Mortality Due to Farmer Diagnosed Diarrhea on 49 New Zealand Dairy Farms. In: Society of Dairy Cattle Veterinarians of the NZVA Annual Conference, Jan 2012, 2.9.1-2.9.6.

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Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • A case study investigation into lamb mortality on a Quality Meat Scotland Monitor farm: a focus on colostrum quality and failure of transfer of passive immunity (FTPI)
    Quality Meat Scotland
    2023 - 2025
     
  • Identifying critical control points for colostrum contamination and Mycoplasma prevalence in first milking colostrum from Scottish dairy herds.
    Hannah Dairy Research Foundation
    2023 - 2025
     
  • The prevalence, biosecurity and management risks of coronavirus infections in `veal¿ calf rearing farms
    MSD Animal Health
    2023 - 2023
     
  • To use radial immunodiffusion plates as a reference test to define cutpoints for dam colostrum and lamb serum Brix % in UK sheep and assess how ewe colostrum Brix readings correlate with passive transfer in their lambs
    Merck
    2022 - 2023
     
  • Improving national testing for failure of passive transfer in calves in Scotland and invesigating colostrum quality and failure of passive transfer in Scottish dairy herds
    Hannah Research Foundation
    2019 - 2020
     

Research datasets

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2020

Hamer, K., Mylin, H., Barrie, D., Busin, V. and Denholm, K. (2020) Effect of cobalt supplementation on lamb growth rates in the face of cobalt deficiency. [Data Collection]

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