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Ewe condition
29 May 2019

Body condition scoring is a really quick, cheap and easy way to assess how your ewe flock is going.

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How to treat a horses wound
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Horse wound first aid
14 May 2019

What to do before the vet arrives.

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Hogget breeding
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Hogget mating
08 May 2019

The potential of hogget mating was realized as early as 1959.

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antibiotic drug resistance
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Report bleak on antibiotic resistance
06 May 2019

A report to t

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Rain scald on horses legs
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Treating rain scald and mud feber
29 Apr 2019

The onset of Autumn normally coincides with an increase in rainfall, humidity and the presence of ideal conditions for the...

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duck shooting season and sheep measles
Duck shooting time! Protect your stock.
18 Apr 2019

It’s that time of the year again when many farms will be having visitors for the duck shooting season, both two and four legged.

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Christchurch victim memorial veterinary
18 Apr 2019

Leading New Zealand veterinary company VetNZ has pledged $10,000 toward the establishment of a memorial scholarship for prospective

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Pet Insurance NZ - why you need to consider insurance for your pets
Pet Insurance
10 Apr 2019

If you have been watching any of the overseas television programmes about companion animals, you will be aware that with the ever in

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Weighing a Cow
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Growing youngstock
03 Apr 2019

This time of the year we may get called out to graziers and farmers’ run off blocks to look at poorly doing youngstock.

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calves staggering drunk from milk feeders
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The case of the drunk calves
03 Apr 2019

Staggering home from a night on the “turps” might be a common sight amongst some of us Southerners.

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Antimicrobial Resistance Tracking Dashboard for your stock
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Using too many antibiotics? AMR
28 Mar 2019

Our clients have just received their first AMU Dashboard and summary sheet.

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Body conditioning scoring Sheep
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Are your ewes skinny?
07 Mar 2019

Light ewes at mating will have worse lambing performance come Spring.

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