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South East Vets Large Animal Newsletter

  • 14/12/2017 11:00am
    1. December News
    2. Merry Christmas & Happy New Year
    3. Horses and bushfires
    4. Drying off – picking the right dry cow products
    5. Horse owner alert: flies and flying insects
    6. Genetic editing to the rescue
    7. Smart Shepard - breeding better livestock
    8. How much does animal health affect reproduction?
  • 18/11/2017 11:00am
    1. November News
    2. Flexural Limb Deformities
    3. Sheep biosecurity 101
    4. Managing your working bulls this breeding season
    5. What are sarcoids?
    6. Accountable and audited pregnancy diagnosis
    7. Bluetongue: why is it making headlines?
    8. Are ewe serious?
  • 19/10/2017 11:00am
    1. October News
    2. The future of farming is GPS livestock tracking
    3. Angular limb deformities in foals
    4. Eating greens, making rams
    5. Lice in horses
    6. Pinkeye - time to start taking action!
    7. Biosecurity & BIOCHECK
    8. Johne’s disease vaccination - what's involved?
  • 21/09/2017 11:00am
    1. Spring News
    2. Managing coccidiosis in stock
    3. What is laminitis?
    4. Your guide to cattle castration
    5. The dreaded dummy foal
    6. The importance of semen morphology
    7. Get your colostrum sQueaky clean
    8. Good grazing practices for environmental management
  • 23/08/2017 11:00am
    1. August News
    2. Disbudding & dehorning - what can be done when?
    3. Miserable melanomas
    4. Keeping stock: your legal requirements
    5. Pain minimisation strategies
    6. How horses sleep standing up
    7. Could genetic editing solve the horn issue?
    8. Free app tracks the ferals
  • 22/07/2017 11:00am
    1. July News
    2. When was your horse's last dental check?
    3. Managing drench resistance in cattle
    4. Biosecurity plans to become a part of LPA-accreditation
    5. Not a yoga pose, but a serious issue
    6. All about greasy heel
    7. BIOCHECK® - our answer to creating tailored biosecurity plans
    8. An important update for Johne's Beef Assurance Score
  • 23/06/2017 11:00am
    1. June News
    2. Calf signals - ears, eyes, nose and tail
    3. Limping lambs
    4. Caring for the geriatric horse
    5. Do cows need sleep?
    6. Sheep mustering by drone
    7. The whats, whys and hows of hoof abscesses
    8. J-BAS deadline looms - 30th June
    9. Survey request: improve dairy calf management
  • 26/05/2017 11:00am
    1. May News
    2. Understand and manage the risk of bloat
    3. Colic comes with the cold
    4. Be on the lookout for barber's pole
    5. Keeping resistance out of your flock
    6. Why choke happens
    7. Australian livestock reproduction resource
    8. The end of calving books - new app
  • 21/04/2017 4:20pm
    1. April Newsletter
    2. Why is my pony so fat?
    3. The benefits of veterinary disbudding
    4. Working dogs - you get out what you put in
    5. Tri-Solfen now registered for castrating calves
    6. When to worry about a hairy horse
    7. Is it fit to load?
    8. Introducing the DataGene Herd Test Dashboard
  • 21/03/2017 11:00am
    1. March News
    2. Ovine brucellosis still causing disappointment
    3. Increase of diagnoses of OCD in horses
    4. Speed up your fattening enterprise with HGPs
    5. Hormone growth promotants - do they affect humans?
    6. Is my horse unhappy, unhealthy or just unruly?
    7. All about woody tongue
    8. Protect your farm with this new app
  • 21/02/2017 11:00am
    1. February News
    2. Calving cows this autumn
    3. Prevention of tetanus in horses
    4. New footrot vaccine in the pipeline
    5. When scrotal size does matter
    6. Laminitis: learn the warning signs
    7. The four Q's of colostrum management
    8. Fertility focus for maximum lifetime milk production
  • 20/01/2017 1:00pm
    1. January Newsletter
    2. A bird's-eye view of getting the cows
    3. Looking a horse in the mouth
    4. Could heat stress of in-utero calves affect first lactation performance?
    5. Farmers struck down by Q fever
    6. Why is my horse coughing?
    7. Johne's disease and the new biosecurity guidelines
    8. Warning: lesser loosestrife causing deaths
  • 30/12/2016 11:00am
    1. Christmas newsletter
    2. Sedation & shearing the rams
    3. Protect your calves from scours today
    4. Heat stress in horses
    5. Don't put your operation at risk when buying cattle
    6. New claims about pain relief in sheep
    7. Equine castration basics
    8. Trim now or limp later
  • 23/11/2016 11:00am
    1. Spring News
    2. Is heat detection a thing of the past?
    3. Foals with bendy legs
    4. Defending your flock with a South American guardian
    5. Drying off for autumn calving
    6. Caring for your older horse
    7. Lungworm in lambs on the rise
    8. Beef industry projections
  • 21/10/2016 10:00am
    1. Spring is here
    2. New approach to Johne's disease in cattle
    3. Epi alert as mosquitos come to town
    4. Retained foetal membranes after foaling: why the emergency?
    5. Rebuild your dairy herd quickly with fixed time AI
    6. What are we going to do about colic?
    7. Footbath design for larger herds
    8. What to do about NVO cows
  • 22/09/2016 11:00am
    1. September News
    2. Time to start taking action on pinkeye
    3. The simple test that could save your new foal
    4. Syncing beef heifers: what's the trick?
    5. Jab sheep the right way
    6. Calf antibiotic residue variations on the decline
    7. Equine stomach ulcers are a pain in the guts
    8. Bucks for brains!
  • 19/08/2016 11:00am
    1. Hello Sunshine
    2. Foaling time begins again
    3. Reduce the nuisance of fly season
    4. Are you thinking about syncing?
    5. Available and upcoming pain relief for sheep
    6. Fractures in horses: not always a dead end
    7. Managing mastitis in the mud - pre calving
    8. Managing mastitis in the mud - post calving
  • 21/07/2016 11:00am
    1. July News
    2. Enormous return from transition feeding
    3. Caring for your pregnant mare
    4. Prevent itchy sheep
    5. Secrets revealed by beef heifers' rib fat
    6. What's that lump on my horse?
    7. Make the most of your dairy drenching dollars
    8. Artificial breeding of commercial beef herds: the next big thing?
  • 21/06/2016 11:00am
    1. June Newsletter
    2. Critical mating weights - are you meeting them?
    3. Wet weather and rain scald in horses
    4. Seven facts to know about lousy sheep
    5. Good stockmanship prevents lameness
    6. Looking after horses' hooves in wet weather
    7. Dry off right
    8. Handy free tool for producers
  • 19/05/2016 11:00am
    1. May Newsletter
    2. Introducing The Digital Farmer
    3. Reducing mastitis risk at calving
    4. Happily travelling horses
    5. Avoid an abortion storm in your flock
    6. Joining periods for cattle - when less is more!
    7. Buying a horse? Know what you're getting
    8. Keeping the lid on antibiotic residues in milk
  • 21/04/2016 11:00am
    1. April Newsletter
    2. Dehorning in the spotlight after prosecution
    3. Breeding your mare: plan ahead
    4. Heifers' age at first calving is a major profit driver
    5. Manage what you can measure with sheep pregnancy scanning
    6. Not just a shaggy coat
    7. Controlling scours in beef herds
    8. How much mastitis at calving is too much?
  • 17/03/2016 11:00am
    1. March Newsletter
    2. Understanding the Australian Animal Welfare Standards
    3. Ensure calves are free of antibiotic residues
    4. Equine metabolic syndrome: be cruel to be kind
    5. Cattle crush design and safety
    6. Ovine brucellosis: more common than you may believe!
    7. No foot, no horse - and no cure
    8. The ins and outs of BVDV
  • 18/02/2016 11:00am
    1. February News
    2. Avoiding residues in milk from teat disinfectants
    3. Why vaccinate your horse against tetanus?
    4. Ovine worms on the rise
    5. Principles of parasite control in horses
    6. Industry responds to latest campaign to ban live export
    7. Zoetis seeks help from dairy farms for important new test
    8. Dairy farmers - help shape a new animal health product
    9. Correction - Zolvix is not a combination drench
  • 21/01/2016 11:00am
    1. January newsletter
    2. A little something about sperm
    3. Does your horse have ringworm?
    4. What you need to know about milk & blood pregnancy testing
    5. PREgCHECK™ VS milk & blood pregnancy testing
    6. The importance of equine dental health
    7. Calving inductions to be phased out of the dairy industry
    8. Summer rain and the barber's pole
  • 17/12/2015 11:00am
    1. Christmas Newsletter
    2. Hoof trimming pays off!
    3. An occupational hazard you need to manage
    4. Sheep biosecurity made practical
    5. Diagnosing lameness in your horse
    6. Dried up, but not forgotten
    7. Strangles prevention - better than a cure
    8. Calf scour vaccines - it's time
  • 19/11/2015 11:00am
    1. November Newsletter
    2. Getting ready for drying off
    3. The benefits of gelding your horse
    4. In-feed antibiotics: what's used and why?
    5. Is pain relief necessary at disbudding?
    6. Arthritis in lambs
    7. Caring for your older horse
    8. Pregnancy testing: it's expensive NOT to do it
  • 22/10/2015 11:00am
    1. October news
    2. Prevent one of the worst jobs on earth - treating flystrike
    3. Foaling doesn't have to be stressful
    4. Water for calves - is it really necessary?
    5. Improve your rams and get the most from your lambs
    6. Learning about your new foal - IgG testing
    7. Antibiotics in livestock - should we be worried?
    8. Heifers on target for upcoming joining
  • 22/09/2015 11:00am
    1. September Newsletter
    2. It's time to vaccinate for pinkeye
    3. Hoof abscesses in horses
    4. Catch Q fever and you may never be the same again
    5. The biggest cost to sheep producers
    6. What to do about equine eye injuries and ulcers
    7. BULLCHECK™ - Just a VBSSE with a better name
    8. BULLCHECK™ - What's involved?
  • 20/08/2015 11:00am
    1. August Newsletter
    2. Get your calves off to a good start
    3. Keeping control when your horse is wounded
    4. That's so lame
    5. Tips for calving cows this spring
    6. Colic - what are we going to do about it?
    7. Remember ewes suffer from mastitis too
    8. PREgCHECK™ - same great quality assurance scheme, different name
  • 21/07/2015 11:00am
    1. July newsletter
    2. Seriously sore feet, seriously unwanted on your farm
    3. How to enrich your horse's life
    4. Caring for orphan lambs
    5. Bovine Johne's Disease vaccine released & review underway
    6. Sheep diseases three times more costly than cattle diseases
    7. Ed the naughty horse
  • 18/06/2015 11:00am
    1. June Newsletter
    2. Grass tetany prevalent this year
    3. Pain relief for lambs at mulesing on the increase
    4. Trifecta - a combination drench now registered for dairy cattle
    5. An innovative way to get a feed
    6. Controlling worms in your horse
  • 21/05/2015 11:00am
    1. May Newsletter
    2. Introducing cows to autumn pasture
    3. Reminder for the QUT Laminitis Survey
    4. Ovine brucellosis - more common than you may think!
    5. What are the rewards of bigger heifers?
    6. An odd couple: blind horse cared for by old goat
  • 21/04/2015 11:00am
    1. April Newsletter
    2. Controlling scours in beef herds
    3. Age at first calving - a major profit driver
    4. Pregnancy scanning for sheep - “manage what you can measure”
    5. Equine laminitis: new insights into an age-old disease
    6. Queensland University of Technology – Laminitis Survey
  • 19/03/2015 11:00am
    1. March large animal newsletter
    2. BVDV - the benefits of screening heifers for antibodies
    3. Public perception of welfare in the dairy industry
    4. More on worms
    5. Time to review your equine first aid kit
    6. Mastitis at calving - is it giving you a headache?
  • 19/02/2015 11:00am
    1. February newsletter
    2. Cattle crush design and safety
    3. Milk & blood pregnancy testing in cattle - the limitations
    4. Worms, worms, worms
    5. How to purchase a horse wisely
    6. Milk & blood pregnancy testing for early diagnosis and re-synchrony
  • 22/01/2015 11:00am
    1. January Newsletter
    2. Drench resistance in cattle emerges as a problem
    3. "Yellow big head" in sheep - don't be stung!
    4. Heaves in horses explained
    5. Sperm morphology - a critical component of bull fertility
    6. Tips for keeping horses cool
  • 18/12/2014 11:00am
    1. December local content
    2. Drying cows off - are you ready?
    3. Anaemia in lambs - more common than you think
    4. Mitigating the risk of botulism - Victorian farmer loses over 100 cattle
    5. The most common equine eye problem
    6. Hay there! Tips for buying good-quality horse hay
  • 20/11/2014 11:00am
    1. November news
    2. Pregnancy testing cows: too expensive not to do
    3. Double trouble - twins in horses
    4. Preventing arthritis in your lambs
    5. Mycoplasma: what dairy farmers need to know
    6. Thinking about pregnancy testing your mare?
  • 21/10/2014 11:00am
    1. October Newsletter
    2. Getting the most out of working dogs
    3. Ketosis - how much is it costing you?
    4. Consider microchipping your horse
    5. Water - the element missing from calf rearing
    6. Looking after your newborn foal
  • 18/09/2014 11:00am
    1. September newsletter
    2. Are you ready for your mare to foal?
    3. Veterinary Bull Breeding Soundness Evaluations - the pre-joining benefits
    4. Why to vaccinate your lambs
    5. My mare is in labour - what can I do?
    6. It's time for pre-season training and assessment
  • 21/08/2014 11:00am
    1. August large animal newsletter
    2. Calf rearing - maximising immunity is the key!
    3. Don't be afraid of the dentist
    4. Prevent abortion in your ewes
    5. Vaccinating bulls - what's necessary?
    6. Controlling worms in your horse
  • 22/07/2014 11:00am
    1. July Newsletter
    2. Nursing down cows
    3. Managing your laneways to manage cows' feet
    4. What else can you do to stop cows going lame?
    5. Lameness in sheep
    6. Bulk milk tank BVDV antibody testing
  • 19/06/2014 11:00am
    1. June Newsletter
    2. Bucks for brains!
    3. Hairy old horses
    4. Pre-milking teat disinfection: is it worth it?
    5. Mastitis - don't forget the ewes
    6. Dairy cattle conception rates continue to drop
  • 20/05/2014 11:00am
    1. May newsletter
    2. Get your Rotavec Corona vaccinations started
    3. More on worms
    4. Foot and mouth disease - a bug we can live without!
    5. Retained foetal membranes are a stinking mess
    6. Feeding far off dry cows
  • 17/04/2014 11:00am
    1. Intro
    2. Cows meet autumn pasture
    3. Treating calf scours without Scourban®
    4. Worms, worms, worms
    5. Pre-season training for bulls
    6. Equine first aid kit
  • 20/03/2014 11:00am
    1. Intro
    2. Calving cows - what's normal, and when to intervene?
    3. Sheep at risk of vitamin E deficiency
    4. Maintaining dry matter intake in the springer paddock
    5. BVDV - why you should screen heifers for antibodies
    6. Mastitis and Metacam®
  • 20/02/2014 11:00am
    1. Intro
    2. Are those cows still pregnant?
    3. Hot Aussie ewes wish they were in Sochi
    4. Who killed Black Caviar's $5 million baby brother?
    5. Dairy calf rearing and residues
    6. Keep the nasty bugs out
    7. 90% of horses at risk of deadly tetanus
  • 21/01/2014 11:00am
    1. Intro
    2. Mastitis cases that just won’t cure
    3. Strategies to manage heat stress
    4. Drugs - have you cooked them?
    5. What is bull breeding soundness evaluation?
    6. Dry but not forgotten
    7. Something fun - can you find the hidden people in this photo?
  • 19/12/2013 11:00am
    1. Intro
    2. Neonatal calf diarrhoea in beef herds
    3. Drying off cows - a few key considerations
    4. Beat the heat!
    5. Is early pregnancy loss inevitable?
    6. Umbilical hernias - what to do with them
  • 19/11/2013 11:00am
    1. November Newsletter
    2. It's hoof trimming season
    3. New calf scour test - Rainbow 6
    4. Countdown Downunder: Mastitis app!
    5. Transport tetany (aka transit tetany)
    6. Mycoplasma Ovis: Old bug, new name
    7. Is production putting the squeeze on fertility?
    8. And on the lighter side ...
  • 21/10/2013 9:00am
    1. Intro
    2. Low production at drying off may increase antibiotic residue risk
    3. Zoetis release app for Fixed Time AI Programs
    4. Grazier fined $3000 for neglecting cattle eye cancer
    5. The benefits of the early pregnancy test
    6. Ram Management - Improve your rams and get the most from your lambs