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Dow cow
Article
Salmonella Season
15 Mar 2021

With the start of Autumn, comes the start of another season for the risk of salmonellosis in cattle and your staff.

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Rainbow sheep ready for drenching
Article
When to Faecal Egg Count (FEC)?
15 Feb 2021

A FEC (Faecal Egg Count) is a quick, relatively cheap, in-house test you can invest in for peace of mind, to ensure that you still...

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Working dog huntaway face
Article
Itchy Dog?
15 Feb 2021

Notice your working dog itching and scratching more than normal? Fleas, allergies and infections are the most common causes. Itching...

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Flock of lambs
Article
Getting Optimum Protection
15 Feb 2021

Are your lambs fully, partially or not protected against clostridial disease? Every year we hear of lamb losses due to pulpy kidney....

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Sheep up close
Article
Take Action on Flystrike
15 Feb 2021

Vet Emily discusses how to be proactive on combating flystrike in the South. Flystrike is the most important external parasite of...

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Laura Tech at VetSouth
Article
Tech Talk: Remote Digital Autopsy (RDA)
15 Feb 2021

Laura Dalzell is one of our lead RDA vet technicians, and we recently caught up with her to find out a little more about the RDA...

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Beef cows in paddock
Article
Benefits of beef cattle pregnancy testin
15 Feb 2021

Aged scanning in beef cattle allows you to better understand the needs of your herd. There are many advantages to age pregnancy...

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Steph Allison with sheep BCS
Article
How to Body Condition Score: Sheep
15 Feb 2021

Why is it important? Body Condition Scoring (BCS) is a quick and easy management tool to increase productivity on your farm. Body...

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Drenching a sheep
Article
Why use Knockout Drench?
15 Feb 2021

By introducing a Knockout Drench into your drenching schedule, you can combat drench resistant worms that have multiplied over the w

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Calves on pasture
Article
Drenching Calves
21 Dec 2020

With the temperatures rising, parasites will be increasing in numbers too. Internal parasites (also known as worms) live in the gut...

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Emma Cuttance & cows
Article
Is failure of passive transfer affecting
21 Dec 2020

Dr. Emma Cuttance visited us recently to discuss FPT in calves. Failure of passive transfer in dairy calves is associated with greater...

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healthy cow hooves
Article
Healthy Hooves
21 Dec 2020

Healthy Hoof programme focuses on the prevention of lameness, providing information and training that will have a positive impact on...

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