#VideoVet: Reign in orf before it wreaks havoc

Orf, or vuilbek as it is commonly known, is a highly contagious disease that occurs in sheep and goats. According to Dr Lindsay Parvess, CCS veterinarian with the Gauteng Department of Agriculture, the disease is caused by the parapox virus and mainly affects young animals.  “Also take note that orf can be spread to humans. … Continue reading #VideoVet: Reign in orf before it wreaks havoc