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Disease Alert

As cold and damp conditions prevail, environmental challenge can be a risk for both calf scours and watery mouth in young lambs. James Aitken of Orchard Veterinary Group in Glastonbury explains the signs and treatment of these two important conditions as well as how best to prevent them in this month’s webinar.

Parasite Forecast

NADIS publishes a monthly Parasite Forecast for farmers and livestock keepers, based on detailed Met Office data. The Parasite Forecast outlines the parasitic challenge facing cattle and sheep in the different UK regions. This month’s webinar focuses on chronic liver fluke in sheep and cattle and sheep scab infestations in sheep.

This Month's Featured Animal Health Issues

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Watery Mouth

Watery Mouth is caused by E.coli infection in lambs. It causes salivation, depression and death and is common in housed flocks towards the end of lambing. Oral antibiotics and rehydration are essen...


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White Line Disease

White line disease is a common cause of lameness. It is a weak part of the hoof where the wall meets the sole. Shear forces on the foot combined with poor horn quality and wet conditions can predis...


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Hardware Disease

‘Wire disease’ is a sporadic problem in cows following ingestion of sharp objects. These can lodge in the reticulum and can push through the wall into other organs causing marked pain, milk drop an...


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Johne's Disease

Johne’s disease is a chronic wasting disease caused by a Mycobacterium. Infection usually occurs in early life but the incubation period is several years. There is no cure. Prevention and control a...


Featured Webinars

Sheep Abortion

Lambs can be lost at any point during pregnancy. In this webinar, Peers Davies MA VetMB MRCVS, discusses the causes of sheep abortion and what should be done to prevent and treat it.


Identifying and treating the abnormally cycling cow

In this webinar, Dr Richard Laven, Associate Professor of Production Animal Health at Massey University discusses how aneostrus, ovarian cysts and delayed ovulation significantly affect f...


Targets and Benchmarking

In this webinar, Dr Richard Laven, Associate Professor of Production Animal Health at Massey University discusses how big an issue is poor fertility.


Oestrus Detection in Cattle

In this webinar, Dr Richard Laven, Associate Professor of Production Animal Health at Massey University discusses oestrus detection - inseminating more cows at the right time.


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