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Farm Vet COVID Update March 72 months

As of today, our Northern team is excited to be moving back to Level 2. Here is what this means to those of you who …Read More

Dr Blair van Dyk Veterinarian

Ryegrass staggers3 months

Dr Blair van Dyk, farm vet at Franklin Vets Papakura discusses ryegrass staggers in ruminants. Includes what it is, how to spot it and how …Read More

Why does mastitis keep coming back?3 months

Often, we hear clients asking for the “strongest drug you have to treat mastitis.” The background to this question is usually a cow that has …Read More

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The Co-Operative Difference and WelFarm3 months

Hopefully, by now you will have at least heard whisperings of strange terms such as the “Co-operative difference” and “WelFarm”. The co-operative difference is a …Read More

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BVD Case Report 13 months

By now, all of you should have had a discussion with your Vet about our “BVD Herd Guardian” packages. The premise is simple; a very …Read More

COVID 19 update for farmers

Farm Vet Services at Level 2 & 33 months

Here we go again but with some experience under our belts as to how the various levels work. We have taken on board the feedback …Read More

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Eczema – same, same but different! Part 13 months

There are a variety of diseases and disorders that inflict themselves upon livestock in this country. None of which have the potential to be as …Read More

Eczema – Part 23 months

In our previous article we discussed the family of diseases grouped together and known as Eczema’s but in reality, are a form of photosensitization (extreme …Read More

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Facial Eczema Prevention3 months

Dr Jordan Lay, Farm Vet at Franklin Vets Taupiri discusses the options for facial eczema prevention.

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Facial eczema explained3 months

A great explanation of what facial eczema is and how it affects animals with Dr Belinda Borman, Farm Vet at Franklin Vets Taupiri.

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Facial Eczema Spore Counting4 months

FE Alert! We are seeing higher than usual spore counts for this time of year, with some areas hitting 120,000 at last weeks count! Anything …Read More

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Why does mastitis keep coming back?5 months

Often, we hear clients asking for the “strongest drug you have to treat mastitis.” The background to this question is usually a cow that has …Read More