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Cow thinking what's your number
Article
Where do you want to be this repro seaso
25 Sep 2020

We all know the value of a successful repro season, where you can increase your in-calf rate, condense the calving period and get the...

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Article
Pre-mating heat detection with tail pain
25 Sep 2020

If you don’t want to deal with a prolonged mating period resulting in less milk next season, nor with ongoing non-cycling and mating...

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Metrichecking tool
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The ins and outs of dirty cows
25 Sep 2020

What is metrichecking? Metrichecking is the examination of the vaginal discharge in a cow that has calved over 14 days ago, which...

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Cow in calf
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Repro round up
25 Sep 2020

Like many events this year, unfortunately due to the “C” word, we had to cancel our annual Repro Round up and Winter seminar night.

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Deer Velvet Growth
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Maximising Velvet Growth
25 Sep 2020

It’s well known that good nutrition is essential for maximum velvet growth. While this usually refers to energy and particularly...

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Article
Advantages of condensing your calving
23 Sep 2020

Most farms try to achieve a condensed calving period, with the majority of the herd calving within a 4-week period and the whole herd...

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Deer herd
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Yersiniosis in deer
22 Sep 2020

Yersiniosis, a highly infectious disease, is characterised by a bloody scour in deer fawns which rapidly leads to death if untreated....

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New Zealand Deers
Article
Leptospirosis in deer
21 Sep 2020

Leptospirosis is the disease caused by a bacteria, Leptospira interrogans to be precise, which has different strains with different...

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Fawning
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Minimise loss during fawning
21 Sep 2020

As calving approaches, it is a good time to reflect on the peri-natal and post-natal losses that are happening on your farm, and...

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Horse with equine dentist powerfloating
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Did you get your Winter Dental?
07 Sep 2020

The last couple of months we have been running our annual Winter Dental Special, which was again a great success.

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Medication injected into horses neck
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Off Label Use of Medications & Suppl
07 Sep 2020

Over the last few years, we have seen sporadic cases of horses reacting to drugs being administered that were intended for use in ot

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Puncture Wounds in the Foot
07 Sep 2020

You are heading out to check your horse in his paddock on a sunny Sunday afternoon.

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