Happy Calf

Happy farmer

CalfOTel®: the best calf hutches for high-quality calf rearing. Supported by a clear vision of calf housing needs, CalfOTel® develops products that focus on hygiene, health, and reducing labour. We provide calf hutches that enable calves to grow quickly and healthily into the best dairy cows for the future, driven by our slogan: Happy Calf, Happy Farmer!

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Vision of calf rearing

New products!

  CalfOTel launches not one but three new products, among which a new line for indoor accomodation. These calf pens are suitable for dairy farmers who want to keep calves indoors or under a roof. The products were developed on the basis of the...
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More growth and health in outdoor housing

Thorough calf rearing is essential for good performance as a dairy cow. With a high feeding regime and an all-in, all-out housing in small, fixed groups, calves perform best. For example, research by Dairy Campus/WUR with 224 breeding calves in four different...
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Hand-feeding better for calf’s health

Hand-feeding a calf is labour-intensive. You have to mix water and milk powder, lift buckets and then fill the teat buckets several times a day. An automatic milk feeder can save you a lot of work. However, this study has shown that calves that were hand-fed...
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