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Orf, or vuilbek as it is commonly known, is a highly contagious disease that occurs in sheep and goats. According to Dr Lindsay Parvess,...

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High worm burdens can lead to severe production losses due to poor weight gain, high treatment costs or even direct animal losses. Managing your...

#VideoVet: Milk fever doesn’t have to reach fever pitch

When milk fever occurs in livestock, it is very important to treat the animal immediately and to monitor it afterwards. “Milkfever occurs commonly in...

#VideoVet: Your vaccination checklist

The core of animal health management on any farm is having and implementing a structured immunisation or vaccination programme. “It is crucial to consult...
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