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Breed: **Holstein**

To refine your search, simply click the check boxes of the traits that are relevant to you, and then a slider will
appear so you can adjust the minimum and maximum values for that criteria (the chosen range will appear in the boxes).

Please note that selection for milking ease, locomotion or temperament will limit your choice to UK proven bulls only.
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**PLI- Profitable Lifetime Index:** A more positive range aims for increased expected revenue per
daughter relative to an animal with a PLI of zero.

**Milk Kg**- A more positive range indicates the expected increase in Milk Kg relative to the average of zero

**Protein Kg**- A more positive range indicates the expected increase in Protein Kg relative to the average of zero

**Temperament**- A more positive range selects for more placid animals

**Fat Kg**- A more positive range indicates the expected increase in Fat Kg relative to the average of zero

**Protein %**- A more positive range indicates the expected increase in Protein % relative to the average of zer

**Fertility**- A more positive range aims for improved fertility

**Fat %**- A more positive range indicates the expected increase in Fat % relative to the average of zero

**SCC**- A more negative range aims for a lower SCC than an average of zero

**Longevity**- A more positive range selects for longer lasting cows

**Milking Ease**- A more positive range aims for speedier milking

**Production Reliability %**- A more positive range indicates increased information and reliability about production information

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Overall Type Merit | Poor | Excellent |

The range of functional type trait scores that you can choose from range from -3 to +3 and are the standard deviation scores for that trait. It does not necessarily mean that a trait is better if it is a +3.

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Front Teat Pl | Outside of Quarter | Inside of Quarter |

The range of functional type trait scores that you can choose from range from -3 to +3 and are the standard deviation scores for that trait. It does not necessarily mean that a trait is better if it is a +3.

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Stature | 136cm | 160cm |

The range of functional type trait scores that you can choose from range from -3 to +3 and are the standard deviation scores for that trait. It does not necessarily mean that a trait is better if it is a +3.

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Mammary | Poor | Excellent |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Teat Side | Close | Apart |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Chest Width | Narrow | Wide |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Fore Udder Att | Loose | Tight |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Teat Length | Short | Long |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Body Depth | Shallow | Deep |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Rear Udder | Very Low | Very High |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Legs & Feet | Poor | Excellent |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Angularity | Coarse | Open Rib |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Udder Support | Broken | Strong |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Rear Legs Set | Straight | Sickled |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Rump Angle | High Pins | Low Pins |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Udder Depth | Below Hock | Above Hock |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Foot Angle | Low | Steep |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Rump Width | Narrow | Wide |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Rear Teat Pl | Apart | Close |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Locomotion | Poor | Excellent |

Trait |
Extreme of -3 |
Extreme of +3 |

Condition Score | Low | High |