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Table 2 Calf cleaning after birth in relation to calving location.

From: Management of Calving in Norwegian Cubicle-Housed Dairy Herds

Calving location n Licked by dam (%) RR* c.i.95%RR chi square P
Cubicle section of house 770 53 0.8 0.7–1.0 0.015
Calving pen 130 65 1.0 - -
Tie-stall 87 50 0.8 0.6–1.0 0.026
Pasture 94 90 1.4 1.2–1.6 < 0.001
Other 7 14 - - -
  1. Information for one or both variables in 37 cases either not provided by farmer or indicated as "unknown" on questionnaire.
  2. *Relative "risk" of being licked by dam in this location compared to calving pen.