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Salmonella Dublin in cattle in Scotland: fall in the number of outbreaks continues


  • A reduction in Salmonella Dublin outbreaks in cattle in 2004

  • Impaction of the forestomach in beef cows

  • Chronic fasciolosis in beef cows

  • Sleeper syndrome in a beef heifer

  • Septicaemia and meningoencephalitis due to Listeria monocytogenes in sheep

  • Suspected botulism in a goat

  • Caseous cellulitis in caged layers

  • Suspected poisoning of an otter

– These are among matters discussed in the disease surveillance report for January from Scottish Agricultural College Veterinary Services (SAC VS)

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  • • This disease surveillance summary is produced by SAC Veterinary Services and is based on reports from its centres in Edinburgh, Perth, St Boswells, Ayr (Auchincruive), Dumfries,Aberdeen, Inverness and Thurso

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