February 2021

Tim Potter looks at key considerations, including BRD causes and strategies for treating it – and preventing it from becoming an issue in the first place.

23 mins

Sara Pedersen discusses why lameness can be a challenge, before looking at existing and new industry measures to tackle its impact.

Mastitis control has become increasingly important because of the rising concern regarding antimicrobial use on farms. The author looks at control and prevention, including a new initiative to tackle it.

22 mins

Vaccination of cattle can provide immunity against many diseases that affect the animals during various stages of their lives. Here, Tony Andrews discusses how to raise its benefits with farming clients.

30 mins

January 2021

Jonathan Hobbs BVetMed, DBR, MRCVS discusses ways of “getting it right” to reduce perinatal mortality, and improve cattle health and welfare.

33 mins

December 2020

Phil Elkins BVM&S, CertAVP(Cattle), MRCVS discusses this key area of disease prevention, as well as updates in treatments and preventive strategies.

31 mins

RCVS Knowledge is back with another QI Vets quality improvement case example – this time concerning bulk tank failure.

6 mins

November 2020

Respiratory and reproductive disease in late summer 2020 is the focus of Axiom Veterinary Laboratories’ latest update.

October 2020

Neil Sargison BA, VetMB, PhD, DSHP, DipECSRHM, FRCVS discusses how vets can work with farmers to maintain responsible anthelmintic use and ensure herd health

42 mins

Roger Evans offers an overview of more topics from the farming world.

22 mins

September 2020

Nick Bell MA, VetMB, PhD, PGCert Vet Ed, FHEA, DipECAWBM(AWSEL), MRCVS, Owen Atkinson BVSc, DCHP, MRCVS and Sara Pedersen BSc(Hons), BVetMed, CertCHP, DBR, MRCVS discuss the benefits of two structured programmes dealing with lame dairy cows that vets can use with clients.

23 mins

John Carr BVSc, PhD, DPM, DipECPHM, MRCVS and Mark Howells MA, VetMB, DBR(Dist), MRCVS discuss opportunities available to vets to have a positive impact on the health and profitability of their clients’ herds.

28 mins

Roger Evans returns with thoughts on the pandemic and TB, in his latest Dairy Diary.

19 mins

Axiom Veterinary Laboratories‘ latest update looks at cases of gastrointestinal and nutritional diseases from early summer 2020.

79 mins

August 2020

Cases of reproductive and respiratory disease from spring and early summer 2020 are the topic of Axiom Veterinary Laboratories’ latest update.

43 mins

July 2020

Lara Robinson BVSc, MRCVS discusses the measures implemented in a calf health club and the resulting health improvements in youngstock.

5 mins

June 2020

Phil Elkins BVM&S, CertAVP(Cattle), MRCVS discusses the practical support vets can provide their clients to help them decide whether to vaccinate their herds.

32 mins

Roger Evans presents another of his Dairy Diary columns from Vet Times.

19 mins

Oliver Tilling BVSc, BSc, MRCVS explains the importance of successfully preventing this issue on farms, and describes its causes and diagnosis.

26 mins

May 2020

Jenny Allan BSc, BVetMed, MRCVS describes the presentation of this seasonal condition in cattle, as well as strategies for treating and preventing it.

30 mins