Oban Business Discussion Group: Veterinary Update – Beef & Sheep (Isle of Islay)


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SAC Consulting vet Heather Stevenson along with Islay Vets will give an update on current disease risks, their prevention and treatments for beef cattle and hill sheep. This will include:

  • Looking at improving calf viability through reducing pneumonia risk,
  • An update on where we are with BVD.
  • We will also discuss causes of thin ewes and what might be done to help this.

In preparation for lamb we will include what can be done to prevent lamb joint-ll. Ticks and fluke are a perennial problem so there will be a reminder on control measures.

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