Treating scouring calves2 months
Bonnie and Clyde are two precious Jersey calves, adopted by one of our local lifestylers at just a few days old. Within days Clyde began to scour badly. His appetite vanished, and he became dehydrated and depressed. Bonnie followed in …Read More
Franklin Vets Update March 20183 months
The latest newsletter from the large animal team at Franklin Vets with articles from the Franklin Vet Club Trust, our dairy, equine, and lifestyle vets, plus all the good deals going at the moment.
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What is facial eczema? Facial eczema is caused by a toxin produced by the spores of the fungus Pithomyces chartarum, which grows on pasture, especially in the base and in dead litter. Facial eczema thrives in regions like Franklin between December …Read More
The latest newsletter from the large animal team at Franklin Vets with articles, ads, information about our upcoming fishing competition, and even a competition or two!
Farm Dog Direct7 months
For a convenient and handy solution simply choose the worm, flea and tick products best suited to your dog/s and your farm’s requirements. Bravecto & Endogard tablets Tick, flea and worm control sent every 3 months. 4.5-10kg $18.90, 10-20kg $20.50, …Read More
The latest newsletter from the large animal team at Franklin Vets with articles, ads, and even a competition!
All you need to know about Dairy Reproduction from the large animal team at Franklin Vets. It’s tail paint time – how to push conception rates to the upper end of the scale What’s new in mastitis? Advances in identifying …Read More
BVD – The next step9 months
In recent years farmers acceptance of the threat posed by BVD has steadily increased, and more herds are being monitored for BVD than ever before. The current milk testing options have provided an easily accessible snapshot into our herd’s BVD …Read More
We have some great some great spring deals on Rumenox and EPRINEX. With calving underway it is timely to consider a couple of great treatment options for your herd which will improve your productivity. Rumenox is a relatively new product …Read More
Mycoplasma bovis is a bacterium that causes disease in cattle including mastitis that is resistant to treatment, severe pneumonia, arthritis, and late-term abortion. Last month the disease was confirmed in a South Canterbury dairy farm. Franklin Vets has been asked …Read More
Franklin Vets Update August 201710 months
The latest newsletter from the large animal team at Franklin Vets with some articles, opinion pieces, and even a competition! Futureproof your herd with our CalfWOF service BVD – the next step Win a g-shock watch 10 tips for handling …Read More