Watch This Video of White Blood Cell Eating Staphylococcal Aureus Bacteria
One of the most common causes of chronic mastitis is the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus.
Check out this YouTube video of a white blood cell eating a Staph.aureus bacteria. Click the link in red.
It shows what is happening within your cow, but also highlights how the white blood cell has to actively chase the bacteria and it can't do this as effectively if your cow is dehydrated.
Good hydration means the immune system can work effectively. Water is key to production and health. The recommended water trough space is 10 cm per cow. Measure it now! Do they have enough space to drink?