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calves in a shed
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Protect your calves with Covexin10
29 Sep 2021

Clostridial disease is an easily preventable deadly disease in cattle and sheep. We know vaccination works really well in preventing...

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Close up of a calf
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Calf Drenching
29 Sep 2021

Vet Hayden clears up why we drench calves and when to do it so your youngstock have the best protection. Questions about drenching...

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cows
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M. bovis and Heifers
29 Sep 2021

Voluntary testing is rolling out for beef herds (which includes grazing dairy heifers). We can roll that in to other routine testing,...

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cow tail
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A Tail to Tell
29 Sep 2021

Tail Scoring: What is the purpose? Tail breaking is one of the most common cattle-related welfare complaints that go through court in...

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cows and technology
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Cow Technology and Utilising Data
29 Sep 2021

How can we use technology during Repro Season? You might have seen them, or you might already be using them. Cows with fancy looking...

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Vet technician checking bull
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Are your bulls ready for mating?
29 Sep 2021

Check those swimmers are swimming. Although it may feel like calving has only just started, it’s not long until thoughts shift towards...

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Close up of a cows eye
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Eye Diseases in Dairy Cattle
29 Sep 2021

How often do you look at your cows’ eyes? Have you ever seen something weird or unusual? It can be easy to miss changes and diseases...

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Ruth Ungerer and Ralph
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A short Kōrero with Ruth Ungerer
27 Sep 2021

Tell us a small bit about your background. I grew up on a sheep farm in Otahuti, and always had an affinity for animals. I graduated...

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Steph Allison with sheep BCS
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Finding the Right Balance
27 Sep 2021

Stephanie Allison is a familiar face both on-farm and in the clinic in the West. As a tech, her routine varies, with early starts and...

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horse head skull
Article
Infundibular Caries
15 Sep 2021

Besides sharp (enamel) points and diastemata - one of the other things we look for with our dental examination is infundibular caries...

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dressage horse
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Cervical Dysfunction in Horses - More th
15 Sep 2021

While sitting up late one night watching the Dressage Competition at the Tokyo

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Mare after foaling
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Foaling Red Flags
15 Sep 2021

Foalings are fast events that require preparation and an attendant always on hand. If something goes wrong, action is needed quickly...

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