Paddy Gordon discusses how to effectively prevent disease through good management, housing and nutrition.39 mins
Respiratory diseases seen in spring 2019 is the focus of Axiom Veterinary Laboratories’ latest update – including cases of infectious bovine rhinotracheitis, respiratory syncytial virus and pasteurellosis.
Hany Elsheikha reviews on-farm management of worm infection, including the latest on responsible prescribing of anthelmintics.
David Harwood reports on a mix of topics including disbudding best practice at the Goat Veterinary Society's spring meeting.26 mins
Roger Evans provides the latest in his series of Dairy Diary, this time with a look at organic farming.
Sally Wilson discusses how her practice decided to harness this concept and make it a constructive tool for both farmer and vet.
CASE STUDY: 2016 BVDzero awards finalist Angela Damaso explains how limited resources, farmer apathy, biosecurity challenges and various other issues resulted in an incomplete BVD eradication programme.
Mastitis, BVD and malignant catarrhal fever are just three of the conditions seen by Axiom Veterinary Laboratories during the spring of 2019.25 mins
Sara Pedersen looks at studies into the prevention and treatment of this condition, and applying it to veterinary practice.
Kim Stafford and Phil Elkins discuss the aetiology and treatment options regarding this seasonal bacterial infection.
Sarah Hewitt discusses the life cycle of this parasitic disease, methods of detecting infection, treatment options and measures for its control.40 mins
Roger Evans offers his take on some of the issues impacting on farming in his latest Dairy Diary.
The author runs through some of the important considerations for farm animal vets and their clients, with particular emphasis on vaccination and disease prevention, husbandry and nutrition.
Tim Potter looks how vets can help clients manage at one of the leading causes of losses in the beef and dairy industry.
Jennifer Allan runs through preventive strategies for a prevalent disease with a high morbidity rate, including environmental control and boosting calf immunity.
Having already discussed the wider causes of lameness, James Dixon turns his attenton to the risk factors to stock at pasture, including some less common conditions affecting grazing animals.
Emma Fishbourne discusses latest developments in a major cause of disease and economic loss to the UK dairy industry.
In his latest report from Axiom laboratories, veterinary clinical pathologist James Barnett focuses on respiratory disease in the months of December, January and February.17 mins
Johnathan Love and Mike Taylor explain several control and worming strategies to help prevent parasitic nematode infections in herds.
Vet Jack Sheldrake explains how he and a veterinary colleague have bucked the trend by setting up and running a successful farm veterinary practice that is an independent business.